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Sexual Assault

The Ferguson Township Police Department encourages you to visit these excellent links about preventing sexual assault:

The Realities of Sexual Assault on Campus

This site offers helpful links about:

  • the definition of sexual assault
  • recognizing emotional and physical abuse
  • prevention
  • basic safety guidelines, including knowing your alcohol limits, trusting your instincts, and socializing with your trusted friends around you

Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape

Founded in 1975, PCAR works to end sexual violence and advocates for the rights and needs of sexual assault victims. PCAR partners with a network of rape crisis programs to bring help, hope and healing around issues of sexual violence.

This site links to the following:

  • about sexual violence
  • help in Pennsylvania
  • laws and policy
  • prevention
  • resources