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Published: 20 November 2008

360 Pages | Some text figures


ISBN: 9780199236749

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This publication is part of the Policing Publishing Program

Policing Domestic Violence

Laura Richards, Simon Letchford, and Sharon Stratton

Blackstone's Practical Policing

  • The only publication on the practical policing of domestic violence incidents aimed specifically at police officers
  • Offers guidance on investigative techniques, risk assessment, inter-agency murder reviews and information sharing
  • Provides officers with all the practical measures to protect victims through the civil courts and through inter-agency schemes and perpetrator programmes
  • Outlines and explains the legislative framework for inter-agency working and information sharing
  • Outlines how police officers develop intelligence-led approaches within the framework of the National Intelligence Model to identify vulnerable and repeat victims and prolific and dangerous offenders
  • Includes a chapter on the topical subject of honour based violence and forced marriage, exploring the difference between forced and arranged marriages

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