Committed to Ending Abuse (CEA) - Scottish Government

A criminal offence of domestic abuse

A Criminal Offence of Domestic Abuse: Scottish Government Consultation Paper Between March and June 2015, the Scottish Government had consulted on whether a specific offence of domestic abuse would improve the ability of police and prosecutors to tackle domestic abuse. Examination of the consultation responses indicated a strong agreement in that the current law does not reflect the…

Committed to Ending Abuse (CEA) - Safer Scotland

National CSE awareness raising campaign

Scottish Government ran a four-week marketing campaign between January and February 2015 to raise awareness of what child sexual exploitation (CSE) is, improve public understanding and empower those with concerns to act upon them. The national campaign comprised of a new TV advert – a UK first in terms of targeting parents on the subject of CSE – supported…