SafeLives' press releases

Here you can read all our latest announcements.

10th October 2019

On World Mental Health Day, new data from UK domestic abuse charity SafeL

2nd September 2019

New research into non-physical domestic abuse finds that 91% of survivors experienced psychological abuse at some point in their relationship.

16th July 2019

As the Government tables its Domestic Abuse Bill in parliament,

14th June 2019

Time to crackdown harder on abusers’ intimidatory tactics

13th May 2019

Today during Mental Health Awareness Week, SafeLives publishes

26th April 2019

SafeLives calls for proposals to be strengthened to reflect the views of survivors as it submits evidence to Pre-Legislative Committee on the Domestic Abuse Bill. 

1st April 2019

SafeLives is delighted to see the introduction of the Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Act – which makes coercive control illegal in Scotland for the first time – and to be supporting Police Scotl

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

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