Mildura avoids lockdown rise in family violence, say police

THE Australian Institute of Criminology (AIC) has revealed that since COVID-19 arrived in Australia in February, one in 20 women has experienced violence at the hands of a partner.

However in Mildura, family violence investigation Detective Senior Sergeant Paul Matheson said so far reported offences had not increased in Sunraysia over the first few months of the pandemic.

Sunraysia Daily

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