New Initiative for Domestic Violence Victims

By Paralegal at 00:00

Recently published reports show prosecutions by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) in relation to domestic violence against females have reached record figures with more than 107,000 prosecutions made throughout England and Wales - an increase of approximately 18% on the previous year. It is believed that the rise in reported cases of domestic abuse is a positive result of victims gaining the confidence to come forward and speaking out against their experience of domestic violence. It is thought that in the past domestic violence against women had been under reported but due to the welcomed improvements made by the Police and prosecutors more victims of domestic violence are willing to come forward and to rightly speak out.


Domestic Violence Scheme Pilots In North West

By Paralegal at 14:48

Domestic violence remains one of the most sensitive areas of Family and Criminal law and the fight against it is a pressure that the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) continues to strive to improve to obtain justice for victims.


Understanding The Process For Application

By Paralegal at 11:12

A scheme which allows people to find out if their partner has a history of domestic abuse has been used almost 4,000 times in less than a year statistics have revealed.


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