Innovation in policing Domestic Abuse: Understanding success to build capacity

by Dr Donna Marie Brown (Durham University) and Paul Biddle, Professor Pam Davies and Professor Mike Rowe (Northumbria University) This feature articles explores the findings from a recent Small Grants funded project which aimed to identify areas in which innovation has been successful in tackling domestic abuse, understand the factors explaining success, and explore the potential … Read moreInnovation in policing Domestic Abuse: Understanding success to build capacity


Report published. DEVELOPING RESTORATIVE POLICING: Using the evidence base to inform the delivery of restorative justice and improve engagement with victims   A report from the first phase of the Police Knowledge Fund project has now been published, entitled: ‘Developing Restorative Policing in Humberside, South Yorkshire and West Yorkshire’. It reports on the development and … Read moreReport published. DEVELOPING RESTORATIVE POLICING

Innovation in Policing Coercive Control

“95 out of 100 domestic abuse survivors in one study reported experiencing coercive control …”, This was a startling account from domestic abuse victims given at the beginning of the second N8 Policing Innovation Forum, held in Manchester in November. Vera Baird QC told delegates this worrying fact as she opened the conference.  Vera has … Read moreInnovation in Policing Coercive Control