Domestic abuse is a crime that cuts across all social, cultural and religious boundaries
Nationally, 1 in 4 women will experience domestic abuse at some point in their lives as will 1 in 6 men - with the police receiving a call about domestic abuse every minute in the UK. 2 women are murdered every week in England and Wales at the hands of their partners or ex-partners.
Lincolnshire Police actively encourages the reporting of domestic abuse and will take all such reports seriously and works with a number of partner agencies to address domestic abuse.
Domestic abuse is a crime that cuts across all social, cultural and religious boundaries. It has far reaching consequences for victims, witnesses, their families and the wider community. Domestic abuse can affect everyone - together we can stop it in Lincolnshire.