Sexual Assault/ Rape Can Be By People You Know
Acquaintance Rape: most common type of rape. It occurs when the victim is raped by someone they know.
Date Rape: occurs when the victim does not give consent while on a date.
Marital Rape: a form of rape that occurs when the perpetrator uses power over a spouse or to express anger.
Child Sexual Assault: occurs when a child is fondled, caressed, and or/penetrated by an older, sexually mature person, (often a relative, family friend, neighbor, or other person the child knows and trusts). Can be a one time occurrence or on an on-going basis.
Gang Rape: occurs when two or more perpetrators rape one victim.