BBC - The One Show on Male Victims of Domestic Violence
A segment from an episode of the BBC programme 'The One Show', in which the subject of domestic violence against men is discussed.
A BBC Radio 1Xtra documentary on the subject of male victims of domestic
“In the UK, men are the 20% of the victims of Domestic Violence.”
- British Crime Survey
AMRA commentary: This statistic is
for crimes reported to police. Women have a much higher incidence of
reporting domestic violence to the police. Men
often don't report the crime of domestic violence as often as women
because they are constantly told that men are always the perpetrators
and women are always the victim. They are conditioned to
"take it like a man."
With over 500 refuges/shelters for women who are victims of domestic violence while having only 10 refuges/shelters for men, the UK has
“Services for male victims of domestic violence are 35 years
behind those services for women.”
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