This report is based on the review and analysis of the numerical figures and tables received from the selected newspapers of six regions of Pakistan through the Intermedia to the Aurat Foundation regarding violence committed against women and children during the calendar year 2012. The report is divided broadly into three parts. Part one encapsulates the reported cases and presents an analysis. Part two is further divided into five parts to look into the greater details of the VAW in Punjab, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa & FATA and ICT. Part three is in an abridgment of the last five years on the reported cases of the VAW in the same regions of Pakistan.