Domestic Violence Prevention
Domestic Violence Statistics
- More than 30% of women in the U.S. have experienced physical abuse by an intimate partner at some time during their lifetime.
- Approximately 1 in 4 young people are at risk for abuse in a relationship before they are 21 years old.
- Every year in Berkeley, more than 750 police reports relating to domestic violence are filed. Many incidents are never reported.
CLICK HERE for information on how to report an incident of domestic violence
More Domestic Violence and Family Violence Information
City of Berkeley Report on Domestic Violence and Family Violence
City of Berkeley Domestic Violence Resource Guides 2003 (English)
Other Domestic Violence and Family Violence Websites
Information in Spanish/Información en español