Latest Domestic Abuse Statistics.
Exceptional Release, Weekly management information on domestic abuse calls received by police since lockdown measures were introduced on March 23 2020
It is important to note the following in respect of this release:
- The management information it contains has not undergone the rigorous quality assurance checks carried out prior to the publication of official statistics.
- It is separate to, and is not a replacement for, the official statistics data series on Domestic Abuse Incidents and Crimes Recorded by the Police in Northern Ireland available on this webpage.
The next release in this series will be published on Thursday 28th January 2021.
Quarterly Update to 30 September 2020, published 26 November 2020
The next quarterly update covering the 12 months to the end of December 2020 will be published on 25 February 2021.
Domestic abuse Annual Trends 2004/05 to 2019/20 (published 20 November 2020)
Previously published trend bulletins are available in the Domestic abuse statistics archive.
Domestic abuse statistics definition and user guide
- Domestic abuse definition (PDF, 16 KB)
- User guide (PDF, 1 MB) (last updated January 2018; provides definitions, details on data quality/timeliness and geographic availability)
User comments and feedback
Previous comments and feedback (PDF, 86 KB) from users are available, together with the response and any action required.