Research and analysis
Domestic violence protection orders: assessment of national roll-out
Home Office assessment of domestic violence protection orders since the national roll-out in March 2014.
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Domestic violence protection orders (DVPOs) were rolled out across all 43 police forces in England and Wales from 8 March 2014.
This document gives an assessment of how the scheme has been working since the national roll-out.
It also gives information on:
- the aims and approach of DVPOs
- examples of good practice
- policy considerations
- next steps
Information on the national roll-out of the domestic violence disclosure scheme is also available.