Sexual-Assault Rate Stays Steady in Canada, Despite Dropping Rates of Other Crimes: Study

Statistics Canada released a report this week on self-reported sexual assaults in 2014, revealing that the rates have remained virtually unchanged since 2004, although the rates of all other types of crime decreased.

A link to The Globe and Mail article on the report, including an interview with EVA BC’s Executive Director Tracy Porteous: Sexual-assault rate stays steady in Canada, despite dropping rates of other crimes- study

A link to the report from Statistics Canada: Self-reported sexual assault in Canada, 2014