BENEFITING: OPERATION FOR HOPE FOUNDATION INC
EVENT DATE: Oct 02, 2017
- There were 16,719 domestic violence incidents reported to law enforcement in San Diego County, a 5 percent decrease from the prior year.
- There were 12 domestic violence homicides in which the suspect in the case was a current or former intimate partner of the victim; a 25% percent decrease when compared to 2015.
- There were 12 domestic violence homicides in which the suspect was a current or former intimate partner of the victim. In three of these cases, the suspect died by suicide.
In 2015, there were 16 domestic violence homicides in which suspect was a current or former intimate partner of the victim. In half of these cases, the suspect died by suicide following the homicide.
In 98% of all domestic violence cases, financial abuse is the number one reason domestic violence survivors stay or return to their abusive relationship.
Since 2005 Operation For HOPE Foundation, a nonprofit organization, has been advocating on behalf of San Diego domestic violence victims and their children in providing awareness, education, and resources to remove economic barriers to safety. Your donation to the HOPE Fund will help someone in serious need escape domestic violence, whether a bus pass or hotel room, your support will provide the financial assistance needed to escape the horrors of domestic violence.
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