Record number of prosecutions for violence against women
June 25, 2015
Prosecutors believe this is in part due to the growing use of the internet, which acts as an enabler of crime. The "plus" side of this sinister new phenomenon is that online activity leaves digital traces which can be used by police as evidence. The CPS is revising some of its guidance so that prosecutors make the best use of the law to tackle cyber-facilitated abuse and violence.