SafeLives' press releases

Here you can read all our latest announcements.

19th January 2019

The government publishes the draft Domestic Abuse Bill promising to ‘transform the response’; we can only do this if action on perpetrators is a priority, for everyone

11th December 2018

On Monday 10th December, the Department for Education published its Childr

10th December 2018

Today, SafeLives are delighted to see the the delivery of training begin for more than 14,000 Police Scotland officers and staff in identifying controlling behaviours to support the introduction of

22nd November 2018

Data published today by ONS demonstrates how domestic abuse perpetrators remain unaccountable and unchallenged.

8th November 2018

SafeLives is urging the Government to properly fund and train teachers to effectively and safely deliver quality Relationships and Sex Education (currently planned to be rolled out in all secondary

6th November 2018

SafeLives welcome the College of Policing’s continued commitment to improve the response to domestic abuse.  

11th October 2018

As we celebrate International Day of the Girl, domestic abuse charity SafeLives calls for a radical rethink in the response, stopping abuse before it starts rather than waiting for harm to