TBI report on Domestic Violence

NASHVILLE (WDEF) – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is releasing a couple of reports on Monday.

One involves the latest stats on domestic violence in Tennessee.

It includes crimes reported from 2013-15 by law enforcement agencies through the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS).

Most are Simple Assault cases, 68% of them.

The numbers also show you are six times more likely to be abused by a Spouse than an ex-Spouse.

TBI Domestic Violence

More TBI Stats

The second TBI report found the number of attacks on law enforcement officers in Tennessee climbed slightly last year.

1,757 victims were reported in 2015, an increase of 1%.

One officer was killed in the line of duty last year.

The most common attack was Simple Assault, 56.6 of the crimes.

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