top

Login

Forgotten password?

Create new account

Domestic Abuse Cases involving over 60's

Question

1) Please could you provide us with number of domestic abuse cases involving people over the age of 60 dealt with by Avon and Somerset Police in 2015? Please could we have the numbers for the Bristol area, the Somerset area, as well as a total for the force area.

2) Could we please have a breakdown of the number of domestic abuse cases involving people over the aged of 60 dealt with by Avon and Somerset Police for each of the following years - 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014? Again, could we have the numbers for the Bristol area and the Somerset area, as well as the total for the force area?

3) Could we have a breakdown of the total number of domestic abuse cases involving all individuals dealt with by Avon and Somerset Police in 2015, split into the Bristol area, the Somerset area and the total force area.

4) And finally, could we have the breakdown of the total number of domestic abuse cases involving all individuals dealt with by Avon and Somerset Police for 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014, split into the Bristol area, the Somerset area, as well as the total for the force area

Answer

1 - 2. Please find the information in the table below:

Year

Bristol

Somerset

Force

2011

290

479

1,000

2012

305

478

1,033

2013

341

548

1,147

2014

486

730

1,594

2015

450

788

1,640

3 - 4. Please find the information in the table below. Please note we have used the Home Office definition of Domestic Abuse for our search. In this definition Domestic doesn’t involve persons under 16. 

Year

Bristol

Somerset

Force

2011

6,771

7,317

18,044

2012

6,538

7,614

18,239

2013

6,587

7,825

18,511

2014

8,262

9,773

23,235

2015

8,584

10,257

24,294

FOI Ref: 730/16

Date of Request: 20.05.16