Researchers studied the relationship between proximity to a liquor store or tavern and gunshot wounds. They reported that being near the store or tavern increases risk of getting shot.
Countries with lower gun ownership are safer than those with higher gun ownership, a new study suggests.
Researchers found that if aboriginal women were more educated and had higher incomes, they would have a reduced risk of violence.
Financial insecurity can be dangerous. New research reveals that women experiencing multiple instances of money stress are significantly more likely to become victims of violence.
After reviewing 60 existing studies, researchers concluded that climate shifts affect human concflicts and violence throughout the world.
Children with disabilities who live in developing counties are at risk for harsher punishment, according to a new study.
Researchers found more evidence that family conflict can cause boys to turn to illegal drugs.
Researchers found that gang members were at an increased risk of developing psychiatric illnesses.
Researchers found that nearly a quarter of victims own a gun.
Researchers used cognitive behavioral therapy to curb violence in young children who lived in the high crime areas of Chicago.
More than a third of all women murdered worldwide are killed by an intimate partner, according to a new study.
Government survey revealed that the number of children abused within the United Stated remained the same from 2008 to 2011.
Not only can exercise improve physical and mental health, it can also help decrease violent behavior among adolescent girls, a new study revealed.
A new study may reveal why moviegoers are attracted to bloodshed, gore and violence. Researchers at the University of Augsburg in Germany and at the University of Wisconsin-Madison found that people were more likely to watch gruesome films if they felt there was meaning in confronting violent aspect of real life.
Study finds anger not delusions responsible for violent acts in psychotic patients.