Sexual Assault

Easton J. Eikenhorst

All about the facts...

-Every two minutes someone is sexually assaulted in the U.S.

-97% of rapists will not spend a day in jail

Reporting the Crime

-Call 911 to report your rape to police or visit a hospital and have a doctor call the police for you

-You should report even an attempted rape it is still a serious crime

-A trained volunteer from your local rape center can assist you in your interviews with police

Effects of Sexual Assault

-Substance Abuse

-Self-harm
-Pregnancy

-Borderline Personality Disorder

Prevention

-Avoid dangerous situations

-Computer Safety

-Safety Planning

-Trust your instincts

-Go places with friends

Recovery

-Receive medical attention reguardless if the victim reports it to the police or not

-Know what happened is not your fault