Fewer prosecutions in Lancashire for domestic abuse
0 Have your say The number of prosecutions for domestic violence in Lancashire dropped by almost a quarter in the first half of this year, compared to the same time last year.
Lancashire Constabulary recorded 332 fewer prosecutions for domestic violence between January and June this year, according to figures published under a Freedom of Information request.
Last year 1,365 people were charged with offences but this year it was 1,033.
Lancashire CPS, which makes the decision to charge people, said it could not comment as the figures, uncovered by an freedom of information request to police... read more
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