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Reports of coercive control double according to new figures

Forces across the country have launched campaigns to tackle gender-based violence.

In the last six years 56 people have been murdered as a result of domestic abuse in Scotland

In the last six years 56 people have been murdered as a result of domestic abuse in Scotland

Date - 28th November 2019
By - Chris Smith
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New figures have revealed an increase in reports of domestic abuse cases including a doubling of coercive control reports. The Office for National Statistics revealed there were 17,616 offences of coercive control recorded by police forces in the...
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