The case of a father who arranged for acid thrown in his three-year-old son’s face during a custody battle highlights the dangers of leaving an abusive relationship, according to a domestic abuse campaigner.
Two-thirds of abusive partners use money to control their partners, a new survey has revealed.
A woman who killed her husband with a hammer has had her murder conviction overturned in a landmark appeal.
Demonstrators gathered at the Royal Courts of Justice in support of a landmark murder conviction appeal they hope will be a historic victory for victims of domestic abuse.
Rachel Horman, a domestic abuse lawyer has said that proposals for domestic abuse offenders to face lie-detector tests when released from prison could lead to “lazy policing”.
The Home Affairs Committee has recommended that a national register of stalkers and domestic abusers is created
Domestic abusers could also be banned from drinking alcohol or forced to attend parenting programmes
New sentencing guidelines mean domestic abusers are more likely to be handed a prison sentence
Domestic violence charity ManKind says the case has sent the message that male victims aren't taken as seriously as female victims
Sarah Champion is the Shadow Minister for Preventing Abuse and Domestic Violence, yet has been embroiled in domestic violence allegations herself
End Violence Against Women says education is vital to curb domestic and sexual violence
Chairman of the Police Federation, Steve White, responds to comments made by Theresa May