Root causes of D omestic Violence : 1. Distorted concept of manhood. 2. Power & Control 3. Growing up in a cycle of violence & abuse
WWomen age 16 to 24 are most likely to be victimized by an intimate partner.
AAfrican-American women experience more domestic violence than white women in the age group of 20-24. However, black and white women experience the same level of victimization in all other categories.
OOnly about 1 in 5 domestic violence victims with physical injuries seek professional medical treatment.
IIn only one-third of domestic violence calls did an officer take photographs or ask about prior abuse.