“We looked at the ratio of men living alone to women living alone in order to assess the dating scene,” he said.
He ruled out anyone over 65 because that skews the numbers, as women generally live longer than men.
When talking about rape, most people still have a nightmare image of masked assailants jumping out of dark alleyways and dragging their helpless victims down into the depths from which they came.
While stranger rape is a tragic reality for some victims, most rapes are committed by someone the victim knows.
Furthermore, it is females who are middle aged who are also likely to be more vulnerable.
It can be especially difficult to identify the crime as rape for people that were involved in a relationship.
But women are strongly entrenched now in the economy.” She said Camden, Essex and Mercer counties, along with Hudson, offer urban experiences.
“It used be ‘cities aren’t safe; suburbs are great,’ ” but all that has changed,” she said.
Another frequently heard misconception concerning date rape is that it is a "crime of sex" or "crime of passion." In truth, rape has very little to do with sex or passion.
It is a brutal act of aggression that is performed by individuals as a means of violence, power, and control.