Article Tag: abuse

COVID-19: Isolation and Domestic Violence Concerns

The home is often seen as a place of safety, but the Greater Manchester’s Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime made a statement today, sadly but not surprisingly, confirming that they are preparing for an increase in serious domestic violence incidents due to the current Covid-19 UK lockdown. It is expected that new incidents of domestic violence… Read more »

Domestic violence lottery

Four police forces in England and Wales are to take part in a pilot scheme for one year, under which the police will be able to reveal information about men or women who have a history of domestic violence to their new partners. The pilot scheme is known as “Clare’s law”, named after Clare Wood… Read more »