Domestic Violence

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What is domestic violence? Domestic violence is any behavior the purpose of which is to gain power and control over a spouse, partner, girl/boyfriend or intimate family member. This may include physical violence, threat of violence, sexual, emotional and psychological intimidation, verbal abuse, stalking and economic control. What is sexual abuse? Unwanted sexual activity, with perpetrators using force, making threats or taking advantage of victims unable to give consent.