IN-DEPTH: We need to talk about domestic violence in our communities

Recorded cases of domestic violence in Derbyshire have risen by nearly five per cent in one year.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 18th April 2017, 5:32 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:50 pm
Picture submitted by Kelly Price's family.
Picture submitted by Kelly Price's family.

New figures show that between January 1 and December 31, 2015, 5,860 domestic crimes were recorded by Derbyshire Constabulary - increasing to 6,105 cases in the same period for 2016.