names were given to the British Police by the FBI, who had recorded credit card details, e-mail addresses and home addresses of pedosceles using the Internet.
Thousands of paedophiles are given cautions because police cannot cope with the huge volume of cases.
If you feel intimidated, controlled or unable to speak out, that’s abuse.
Here are some signs you might be in an abusive relationship — you can read more in our guide to recognising the signs of domestic abuse.
If you decide not to report the abuse, you can still get confidential support.
Find out more about the legal orders that protect survivors of domestic abuse.
We can provide confidential support and information to parents, carers and teachers, as well as supporting children through our service for young people, You & Co.
Psychological or mental abuse is when someone is subjected or exposed to a situation that can result in psychological trauma, including anxiety, depression or post-traumatic stress disorder.The UK government’s definition of domestic violence is ‘any incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive, threatening behaviour, violence or abuse between those aged 16 or over who are, or have been, intimate partners or family members regardless of gender or sexuality.The abuse can encompass, but is not limited to psychological, physical, sexual, financial, emotional.’ Domestic abuse can take different forms, including: Last year police recorded 464,886 cases of domestic abuse in England and Wales — an increase of 10% on the previous year (ONS Crime Survey for England and Wales, year ending March 2017).Everyone reacts differently but some of the effects of domestic abuse include: We believe that all survivors of domestic abuse should be able to get the support they need to move on from the impact of abuse.We don’t just help people who’ve recently experienced domestic abuse — we’re here to support both men and women, weeks, months and years afterwards.We’ll help you think through your options and come up with a plan to put safeguards and support in place for you and your family.Whatever you decide, we’ll be here to support you throughout your journey. Darrell Jarman, (40), of Weston-super-Mare, and a computer consultant, jailed for nine months, after pleading guilty to 14 specimen charges after police recovered a total of 800 indecent pictures of children at his home.Graham Ash, (41), formerly from Redland, Bristol, and a Church of England finance manager, jailed for six months , and placed on the sex offenders register for seven years, and not allowed to work with children.We have different services in different parts of the country.All of our services are confidential, free and available to anyone who's experienced domestic violence.