Calgary Police Service recently released its 2009 annual statistical report on person and property crime. It once again confirmed the pervasivness of domestic violence in our city.
- Pollice received 14,267 domestic violence related calls; up 3% from 2008
- 33% of all homicides were domestic related
- 40% of all assaults were domestic related
- 25% of all person crimes (including, homicide, attempted homicide, robbery, assault, sex assault, kidnapping, extortion and harassment) were domestic related.