Recognising the signs of domestic abuse


Recognising the signs

One or more of the following signs may suggest a person is being abused:

  • Absence from work or school or social events
  • Fear of their partner, references to their partner's anger
  • Personality changes (eg an outgoing person becomes withdrawn)
  • Repeated unexplained injuries

Please watch the video below to find out more.

Speak out today - working to end domestic abuse, by Thames Valley Police

If you are concerned that someone you know may be in a relationship and may be at risk of domestic violence you can make your own enquiries about a person's past via the Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme.


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