Teen Dating Violence

1.5 million students nationwide experience physical abuse from someone they're dating.

Posted: Wed Dec 06 16:47:00 PST 2017
Updated: Wed Dec 06 16:47:00 PST 2017

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startling numbers to hear...especiall y for parents. teen assault-vo-2 teen assault-vo-3 one point five million high school students nationwide experience physical abuse from someone they are dating. that's according to the national resource center on domestic violence. now an organization in our area is working to get the word out. those at crisis intervention services are trying to spread the word that the national resource center on domestic violence is looking for teens to speak up about teen dating violence. mary ingham tells k-i-m-t she sees teens come forward all too often. xxx teen assault-sot-2 teen assault-sot-4 mary - we know that teens are going to go to their peers for help before they go to an adult. what we're doing is really trying to get teens to tell their stories, to be activisits on behalf of themselves and their peers. ingham says they've helped nearly 300 teens in the last year who have been victims of teen dating violence. teen assault-sot-3 for information on where you can send your story--go to k- i-m-t dot com and click on local news. / ots:update: mason city murders