Violence against women and girls newsletter, summer 2012

This is the summer 2012 edition of the violence against women and girls newsletter.


In this issue:

  • two new offences of stalking and stalking involving fear of violence or serious alarm or distress in the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012
  • domestic violence disclosure scheme pilot in Gwent and Wiltshire
  • first ever ‘Ugly Mugs’ pilots scheme designed to protect sex workers; legislated to tighten the notification requirements for sex offenders