Domestic Violence Incidents


Incidents 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
37,308 34,358 37,042 41,526 40,613 41,494

Domestic Violence Incidents by Victim Relationship - 2012

Relationship Incidents
Spouse 7,700
Former Spouse 1,013
Child in Common 5,105
Blood Relative 7,481
Related by Marriage (Excluded Spouse) 1,463
Reside Together - Not Married 9,354
Past Reside Together - Not Married 1,537

Domestic Violence Homicide Victim Relationships - 2012

Relationship Homicides
Husband 4
Wife 12
Common-Law Husband 0
Common-Law Wife 0
Mother 2
Father 2
Son 4
Daughter 14
Brother 1
Sister 0
In-Law 1
Stepfather 0
Stepmother 0
Stepson 1
Stepdaughter 0
Other Family Member 5
Acquaintance 0
Friend 0
Neighbor 0
Boyfriend 6
Girlfriend 16
Ex-Husband 0
Ex-Wife 0
Homosexual/Lesbian Partner 0
Other known Relationship 2
Unknown Relationship 0
Total 70

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