PCC welcomes key measures to tackle violence against women and girls

07/03/2019

Sussex PCC Katy Bourne has welcomed the Home Office's refreshed violence against women and girls (VAWG) strategy. Speaking in response to changes in the strategy to provide further support to victims and survivors of violent crime Mrs Bourne said; “ the refreshed strategy to tackle violence against women and girls is an intelligent and comprehensive approach that will provide new funding and new insights.

I welcome the review into how the criminal justice system deals with rape and serious sexual offences so we can ensure that victims are confident that meaningful action follows their reports of crime.”

 

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