Vulnerable Victim Support

Part of Attorney General – in the House of Commons on 24th September 2020.

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Photo of Elliot Colburn Elliot Colburn Conservative, Carshalton and Wallington

Crime rates in Carshalton and Wallington are, thankfully, below the national and London averages. However, worryingly, domestic abuse in the London Borough of Sutton is higher, on average, than in the rest of London, with covid restrictions only exacerbating the problem. What actions can my right hon. and learned Friend take to ensure that vulnerable victims and witnesses of domestic violence are supported and protected from intimidation during trial?