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Police forces must ensure the improvements they have made in tackling domestic abuse are replicated in services to protect and support all vulnerable victims

User AvatarPosted by Kathryn Platten at 15/12/2015 11:54:41

The extent to which a police force is successful at identifying, protecting and supporting those who are vulnerable is a core indicator of its overall effectiveness. In recognition of this, as part of its annual PEEL effectiveness inspection programme Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) graded all 43 police forces in England and Wales on how effectively they protect vulnerable people from harm and support victims.
To read this article in full please download a copy of the HMIC article "Police response to domestic abuse relating to vulnerable victims" (word doc 14 kb opens in new window)

or visit www.justiceinspectorates.gov.uk (external website opens in a new window)

For further reading please visit www.bbc.co.uk/news (external website opens in a new window)

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