Many, many people are interested in true crime stories. We watch crime shows on TV and in the movies. We read about awful murders and missing persons cases, sympathize with the victims and maybe even try to solve some of the crimes ourselves. Kind of like a car wreck — we don’t want to see a tragedy but we can’t look away. It’s human nature!
February has been designated Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month and under this banner, organizations and individuals nationwide are calling attention to the devastation this abuse causes and to the directive that young people must be educated about unhealthy relationships and taught healthy relationship skills.