Goal: Reduce Domestic Violence

In the state of Minnesota, 201,814 adults reported experiencing domestic violence in 2010.1


Community Issues

  • 1 in 4 Minnesota women have experienced domestic violence in their lifetime, yet one-third of victims reported taking no action in response.2
  • Nearly 10 percent of children have witnessed a family assault in the past year.3

Our Response          Our Results

Sources:

  1. Results from the 2010 Miinesota Crime Victim Survey; March 2012.
  2. Minnesota Crime Victim Survey, 2009.
  3. Children’s Exposure to Violence: A Comprehensive National Survey.  U.S. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs.  2009.