Tag Archive: england

Huge rise in domestic abuse cases being dropped in England and Wales

15th October, 2021 9:08 am

Victims of alleged domestic abuse are seeing their cases dropped at a rapidly increasing rate, according to data obtained by the BBC. Police have six months to charge common assault cases, including domestic abuse, from when the alleged incident took place. Campaigners say this is unfair because of the complex nature of many cases. Figures show 3,763 cases were dropped... View Article

Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel: annual report 2020: An independent annual report for serious child safeguarding incidents in 2020.

19th May, 2021 8:31 am

Documents Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel: 2020 annual report PDF, 907KB, 52 pages       Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel: 2020 executive summary PDF, 183KB, 10 pages       Annexe: Commissioned review of LCSPRs and rapid reviews PDF, 621KB, 58 pages       Details This is the second annual report from the Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel. It looks at serious child safeguarding... View Article