What is Domestic Violence?

What is Domestic Violence?

Domestic/Dating violence is controlling, abusive and aggressive behavior in a romantic relationship. It can happen in straight or gay relationships. It can include verbal, emotional, physical, or sexual abuse, or a combination of them.

What is Sexual Assault?

In general, sexual assault is any non-consensual sexual act which is forced by one or more persons upon another.  But there are many more specific types and definitions of sexual assault.