Newman assured her that he suspected, if he had not measured, his domestic abuses
, and that to reform them was a mission worthy of her powers.
Potential restrictions courts and police can impose on criminals who torment partners, spouses and family members have been expanded under proposed Domestic Abuse
Protection Orders (DAPOs).
The consultation launched today (Thursday 8 March) by the Prime Minister Theresa May, Home Secretary Amber Rudd and Justice Secretary David Gauke, will seek views on measures to be included in the governments draft Domestic Abuse
Officers from the Domestic Abuse
Unit hope to raise awareness of rules that allow them to pass on information to anyone at risk of domestic abuse
2m women and 713,000 men were estimated to have experienced domestic abuse
in 2016/7 according to figures from the Crime Survey for England and Wales - roughly eight in every 100 women and four in every 100 men.
Disclosures about sexual harassment "from Hollywood to Westminster" are a "fantastic opportunity" to reflect on power and control "at the heart" of domestic abuse
, Katie Ghose, chief executive of Women's Aid, told the Press Association.
From December 23 2016 to January 2 2017, domestic abuse
in Hillingdon increased by a shocking 85% compared to the previous fortnight, statistics from police show.
Recovery Connections and Middlesbrough Council were hosting the Preventing Domestic Abuse
and White Ribbon event in Bar Zero on Linthorpe Road from 1pm to 3pm.
A Freedom of Information request to West Yorkshire Police has revealed that 9,276 men across West Yorkshire reported they had been victims of domestic abuse
Launching a new campaign, the force revealed officers responded to a claim of domestic abuse
every 18 minutes.
Tackling domestic abuse
continues to be a top priority for the Scottish Government, with [pounds sterling]20 million of government funding being used to combat violence against women, increased electronic tagging of offenders and initiatives such as the Disclosure Scheme for Domestic Abuse
The refuge, run by the Domestic Abuse
Safety Unit (DASU), will provide emergency accommodation for male sufferers as well as offering legal advice, specialist counselling and therapeutic group work.