The Impact of Domestic Abuse


The Office for National Statistics have produced the following reports:

Office for National Statistics (2016) Domestic Abuse in England and Wales: year ending March 2016

Office for National Statistics (2016) Focus on Violent Crime and Sexual Offences, 2014/15

Office for National Statistics (2016) Compendium – Homicide 

On the topic of the rise in the number of homicides related to domestic violence, see the Guardian report: Homicides rising: https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/sep/13/domestic-violence-killings-in-uk-at-five-year-high

62% of children living in households where domestic abuse is happening are also directly harmed.  See  https://www.nspcc.org.uk

 

 

Employers’ organisation the Corporate Alliance provides advice to employers on domestic violence:  http://thecorporatealliance.co.uk

 

Useful academic study into gender and domestic violence:   http://www.nr-foundation.org.uk/downloads/Who-Does-What-to-Whom.pdf