A jury has returned the verdict that Rachael Slack was unlawfully killed by her former partner, Andrew Cairns, in 2010, and also determined a failure by the police to tell her of the high risk to her life was a contributing factor
DCI Gary Goacher of Derbyshire Police said the deaths have had a ‘massive effect’ upon the officers who dealt with Cairns and Ms. Slack prior to the stabbing.
A Coroner's report has made recommendations after an inquest found Rachael Slack and her son were unlawfully killed by her former partner.
A timeline of the events surrounding the stabbing of Rachael Slack, Andrew Cairns and their two-year old son, Auden.
The inquest on a mentally ill patient found stabbed to death with his ex-partner and their son in Derbyshire will hear further evidence.