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No surge in domestic abuse reports to police, says NPCC

Reports of domestic abuse to forces have risen by 3 per cent since the lockdown, which is "on track" with the year on year increase, according to National Police Chiefs' Council (NPCC).

DCC Louisa Rolfe

DCC Louisa Rolfe

Date - 6th May 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
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There appears to be a sharp disparity between reports of domestic abuse to forces and calls to charity helplines.  Speaking at a virtual NPCC briefing on policing domestic abuse during the lockdown, Deputy Chief Constable Louisa Rolfe, NPCC...
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