Definition of 'domestic abuse'
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They called the police domestic abuse unit and asked for an officer to visit. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The reporting of domestic abuse and the recording of these crimes has also increased. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He is said to be furious she has spoken out on domestic abuse. The Sun (2016)He also kept his council job answering an emergency line for domestic abuse victims. The Sun (2016) Domestic abuse will often include emotional abuse and controlling behaviour. The Sun (2016)Councils will share the cash to help domestic abuse victims. The Sun (2016)One of the most effective ways for a perpetrator of domestic abuse to control a survivor is through money. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And he has a fairly visceral perspective on domestic abuse and women's rights. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The finding has implications for police and domestic abuse services, as well as friends and family who often encourage women to leave. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I would also like to say to anybody experiencing domestic abuse: you are not alone. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He must also go on a course for those guilty of domestic abuse. The Sun (2012) Domestic abuse victims should be a priority. The Sun (2014)We want to hear the views of victims and experts on introducing a new specific offence of domestic abuse. The Sun (2014) Domestic abuse is a widespread problem. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Ministers should show they are prepared to condemn this kind of violence against women and that they recognise the seriousness of domestic abuse. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In addition, one in three murder victims of domestic abuse is male. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But domestic abuse charity Refuge warned that the toll was just the tip of the iceberg. The Sun (2015)I can see the need for domestic abuse to be stamped out. The Sun (2016)Please, please, please take a moment and read this on churches and domestic abuse. Christianity Today (2000)
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