Do These Statistics on Women's Safety Bother You?
- Domestic violence is the leading cause for injury in women over the age of 15 in the United States.
- A woman is beaten every 11 seconds in this country.
- 4,000 women are beaten to death annually.
- 52% of murdered female victims are killed by their intimate partner.
- 4.8 million intimate-partner assaults and rapes are reported annually.
- 77% of domestic shelters nationwide…