Domestic Violence in the LGBTQ community


A recent report detailing domestic violence within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) communities in the United States during the year 2008 found a dramatic increase in fatalities and reports of police misconduct. The report, “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Domestic Violence in the United States in 2008,” compiled by The National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs, also found an uptick in domestic violence among LBGT immigrants.

Read the report here.

Use the Crime Report for more information on Domestic Violence.

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