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Abuse victims to be spared court ordeals in future

Landmark draft laws to raise awareness and support survivors.

No confrontation: New legislation will mean victims no longer having to face questioning from their alleged abusers

No confrontation: New legislation will mean victims no longer having to face questioning from their alleged abusers

Date - 21st January 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Police, local authorities and victims are to be given new powers requiring abusive partners to reform or face a prison term under landmark legislation being unveiled today. The new orders, part of the first-ever Domestic Abuse Bill, will include...
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