According to the White House task force against sexual violence, one in 10 women will be assaulted by a dating partner in college. To take action against these forms of violence, the Red Flag Campaign, VCU’s Wellness Resource Center and the Richmond YWCA are collaborating to raise awareness on campus.
The VCU Police Department today reported a sexual assault via VCU Alert to students and staff. The location of the assault is unknown, according to the alert.VCU PD spokesperson Michael Kelly said the assault could have happened today or sometime in the past.
Domestic Violence Awareness month brings attention to nontraditional forms of abuse