It's been several years since I attended the Battered Mothers Custody Conference in New York, but at that time stats showed that [during divorce proceedings only] false accusations of abuse stood at 25%, which is high but still SIGNIFICANTLY lower than the national average of false accusations across the board for other crimes (70% wrongful convictions).
Statistics for false reporting of rape and sexual child abuse
Posted by Jocelyn Andersen
Eclectic, edgy, and enlivening, Jocelyn Andersen is a domestic violence survivor and the author of several non-fiction books. She writes and speaks about a variety of topics with an emphasis on the subject of God and Women. Her work has been featured in magazines, newspapers, radio, and television. Whether she is speaking to writers, teaching a Bible study, talking about the gender-based Christian caste system, or Christian response to domestic violence, her talks and interviews are always compelling, informative, empowering, and inspiring.