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I am sorry to hear about your situation and understand what you are going through. If you were to leave him out of fear for the safety of yourself and the children, you could take the children with you and not be worried about leaving the kids alone with him. All of you would and could go to a secure place, to avoid the danger. You are right, in that if you do contact the police and file a report, that he would be arrested and could be charged, resulting in jail or probation. The decision to report this is entirely up to you. Moreover, you do have the decision and discretion to advise his doctor, who is treating him, about what happened. If they are made aware of the situation, they could consider alternatives or adjust his medication, if he is on any. You should not live in fear and be scared for you life and if you are, should strongly consider reporting this and leaving the home with the children. This could happen again and it could get worse.
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