Violence is the intentional use of physical power and force; it can be threatened or actual against a person, a group of people, or community which the result may be an injury, death, psychological and emotional harm or maldevelopment. A society is an organized group of persons associated together for spiritual, munificent, cultural, scientific, political, patriotic, or other purposes. Violence in the society may occur for different reasons. There are its root causes. It also comes with its consequences which affects the people negatively. These consequences may lead to death, injuries, societal deprivation or maldevelopment. This paper will look at the different types of violence in the society, root causes of violence in society, the consequences of the violence and how this violence can be solved.