DV breaches still at a record high in Queensland

Queensland Police have released new data which shows Domestic Violence related incidents are still at a record high across the state.

In the last year alone, there have been over 28,000 in Queensland.

The statistics show a state-wide increase of 8.6 percent on the year before.


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The Gold Coast in particular has seen a 16.2 percent increase, with 355 more cases recorded than the year before, bringing the total to 2,546.

LNP Shadow Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence Stephen Bennett says it’s clear more needs to be done to increase awareness and protect victims.

“Queensland has once again broken its own disgraceful record for the number of domestic violence protection order breaches in a year.

“Domestic and family violence continues to plague Queenslanders every day under this Labor Government.

“Annastacia Palaszczuk needs to do more to prevent the horrifying rise of domestic and family violence.

“We need real and immediate action before any more Queenslanders are put in harm’s way.

“I welcome the Federal Government’s commitment to take action on domestic and family violence prevention and I urge the Palaszczuk Labor Government to do the same,” Mr Bennett said.

 

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Who are the true victims of family violence complaints? for the most part, not the complainant!

We have a court system that fosters “cash for kids” child support rendering children a weapon of blackmail against the main family income earner; a system that encourages a spouse to fabricate domestic violence accusations in order to stop a paying parent from all access to their children, so of course DV claims increase tenfold. What kind of court ignores and often rewards perjury!

Children have no say, the accused parent is silenced by being blocked from seeing their children with a criminal Domestic Violence Order. The system is a rorted tort! And children and fathers are its silenced victims.

Verified breaches or reported breaches? There is massive difference. Many reported breaches are fabricated or distorted in vicious attemopts to prevent a children and their non-residential parent from having any kind of relationship.