The case is a landmark in the way domestic abuse cases are handled in the courts.Read the full story ›
The Home Office scheme will be open to charities, local authorities and other organisations.Read the full story ›
New civil orders will expand the potential restrictions courts and police can impose on criminals who torment partners.Read the full story ›
Tougher sentences will be handed out to perpetrators of domestic violence against children under plans being set out by the Conservatives.Read the full story ›
Mandy Thomas shared her experiences of domestic abuse with actress Louiza Patikas for the controversial story in the BBC Radio 4 soap.Read the full story ›
Fans shocked after a long-running domestic abuse storyline culminated in murder have raised nearly £90,000 to support real-life victims.Read the full story ›
Domestic abusers who control their victims using social media or spy on them online could face up to five years behind bars from Tuesday.Read the full story ›
Victims of domestic violence suffer on average for nearly three years before getting the help they need, according to new charity research.Read the full story ›
Maria Stubbings, of Chelmsford in Essex, was strangled with a dog lead in 2008 by Marc Chivers, who had already killed a previous girlfriend.
Her brother Manuel Fernandez has told ITV Daybreak that the family have been calling for a public inquiry.
He said: "This highlights issues around domestic violence with one police force but it's actually a national problem."
Following a report into the failings of Essex Police in dealing with domestic violence the HMIC have published a series of recommendations.Read the full story ›