On September 20th, the Violence Policy Center released its When Men Murder Women annual study. State by state, the study details the circumstances of all reported homicides of women by men in single-victim/single-offender incidents. The study also ranks the states based on their rate of females killed by males. This research is used by state […]View
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Excerpt from The Post and Courier article published 9/29/2021 below. View the full story here. South Carolina ranks sixth-worst in the nation for women killed by men, according to a new report. There were 57 women killed by men in South Carolina in 2019, the most recent year of available federal data, according to the […]View
September 29, 2021 – According to the Violence Policy Center’s 2021 When Men Murder Women annual study, South Carolina has moved to 6th in the nation for the rate of women murdered by men according to 2019 data. And, aside from last year’s ranking, South Carolina has been in the top ten since VPC began […]View