Examines the impossibility of the claim that the UK police receive a call about domestic violence “every 10 seconds” and other similar exaggerated figures.
Looks at the media portrayal of male domestic violence victims and how men are put into impossible situations when attempting to deal with female violence.
Featuring Erin Pizzey and Stephen Fitzgerald.
How the domestic violence abuse industry inflated the incidence of DV against women in London during the 1990s, claiming that 100,000 women seek hospital treatment for domestic violence every year. Features Rosalind Miles, Sandra Horley and Susan Edwards.
• Metropolitan Police flawed extrapolation of DV figures
• False claims of female mortality attributed to DV