Acid Attacks: Lessons to learn from the Indian subcontinent

30 August 2016

For many years, acid attacks have been a common occurrence in parts of the Indian sub-continent. There are around 300 attacks a year.[1] Many are perpetrated by males on former partners. The physical injuries are usually devastating and life-changing. ...
Posted by Josh Normanton at 16:09No Comments

Post-Brexit hate crime: causation, correlation and charging decisions

01 August 2016

In the wake of the EU referendum, there has been a sharp spike in reports of hate crime.[1] True Vision, an online portal run by the National Police Chiefs Council to document such reports, commonly receives 63 complaints per week. Post-Brexit, this number...
Posted by Kate Parker at 16:29No Comments

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