What should I do when it happens?
- Call 911 immediately
- Run to safety outside of the place of occurrence
- Tell the police every little detail and be cooperative
- Seek medical attention as soon as practical
- Do not return home until assured that you are safe from another attack or retaliation because of report
- Cooperate with the Commonwealth's Attorney and remain truthful about the details of the offense
- Get a protective order

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1. What should I do when it happens?
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