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Defining Sexual Assault: Sexual assault is conduct of a sexual nature which is non-consensual, and is accomplished through threat, coercion, exploitation, deceit, force physical or mental incapacitation, and/or power of authority.

Conduct of a sexual nature: Sexual assault includes a wide range of sexual behaviors and sexual activity. Some examples include rape, forcible sodomy, incest, child sexual abuse, unwanted sexual contact or touching, sexual exploitation, forced prostitution and sex trafficking, and sexual harassment.

Non-consensual: Sexual assault occurs when someone experiences sexual activity that she or he did not consent to or did not want. Consent cannot be given if a person is underage, drunk, high, unconscious, or physically or mentally incapacitated. A person can change her or his mind about sexual activity at any time and withdraw

The 411 - KNOW THE STATS

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1 in 5 women are sexually assaulted in their lifetime as well as 1 in 71 men

82% of all sexual assaults are by people that know the victim

Every 2 MINUTES someone in the united states is sexually assaulted

40% of sexual assaults take place in the victims home

Only 30% of sexual assaults are reported to police

Victims of sexual assault are: 3x more likely to suffer from depression6x more likely to suffer from PTSD13x more likely to abuse alcohol26x more likely to abuse drugs4x more likely to contemplate suicide

ADVOCATE - GET INVOLVED

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RESOURCES - BE INFORMED

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON SEXUAL ASSAULT CHECK OUT THESE HELPFUL RESOURCES

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RESOURCES - BE INFORMED

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON SEXUAL ASSAULT CHECK OUT THESE HELPFUL RESOURCES

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