KNOW THE DIFFERENCE AND THE ROLE THEY PLAY IN SEXUAL ASSAULT
Defining the terms
Intoxicated : (of alcoholic drink or a drug) cause (someone) to lose control of their faculties or behavior.
Incapacitated: State of being unable to receive and evaluate information, make/communicate decisions to such an extent that [he or she] lacks the ability to meet physical health, safety, or self-care; unconscious
Consent: What It Is and When It Can Be Given
The Role of Alcohol in Sexual Assault
- 43% of the sexual victimization incidents involve alcohol consumption by victims and 69% involve alcohol consumption by the perpetrators.
- In 1 in 3 sexual assaults, the perpetrator was intoxicated
- At least 50% of college student sexual assaults are associated with alcohol use
- 90% of acquaintance rapes involve alcohol