Practice Guidance

Domestic abuse: when and how to involve the police

Introduction

Learning points How to decide when to involve the police in a domestic abuse incident. Tips on building evidence, particularly in the ‘golden hour’ (the time immediately after a crime has been committed) and how to ensure it will withstand scrutiny. The difference between positive action and positive arrest and the benefits of both in […]

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