I thought this might be interesting:
One rape or sexual assault occurs every two minutes.
One violent crime occurs every five seconds
in the U.S.
172 Women are physically and/or sexually assaulted every hour!
261,000 rapes and sexual assaults occurred in the U.S. in 2000.
90,186 forcible rapes in 2000 as reported to police.
In the year 2000, 2.8 % of college women experienced rape in a six month U.S. Department of Justice study.
17% of rape or sexual assault victims were victimized by someone they knew!
One murder occurs every 34 minutes.
They claim they got these figures from the National Center for Victims of Crime - Year 2000