Warning to friend about statutory rape (light humor)

Fort Lauderdale Sex Crime Lawyer William R. Moore

Attorney William R. Moore, a criminal defense lawyer in Fort Lauderdale Florida, provides explanations of criminal offenses such as domestic violence, drug possession, shoplifting, DUI, reckless driving and driving on a suspended drivers license to name a few. Society Favors ultimately provides an avenue in which viewers (or listeners) can learn about criminal law in … Read more Warning to friend about statutory rape (light humor)

Female vs. Male Victims of Sexual Battery

All statistics obtained regarding the extent of sex crimes in Florida conflict with one another.

One study conducted in Florida revealed that male victims of rape fear a perceived stigma by both the public as well as investigating police detectives. According to William Moore, an Attorney in Broward County, This fear becomes non-existent when certain facts accompany the offense regardless of gender. Both male and female victims are far more likely to report a sexual battery committed against them when the following factors were present according to Attorney Moore:

1. The offender is a stranger
2. A crime such at robbery accompanied the sexual assault
3. Heightened physical violence during the sexual assault

Why are Female Victims of Sex Crimes are almost two times more likely than males to report crimes such as rape in Florida?

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