Conflict between spouses, children/parents, domestic partners, current/former dating relationships...
arrest are up 130% in the past decade, due to mandatory arrests
- offender characteristics:
- 1) white males, 25- 29 are average arrested suspect,
- 2) females account for 16% of arrests
- 3) Insecure and emotionally stunted
- 4) abuse alcohol/drugs as a coping mechanism
- 5) come from all socioeconomic classes