Reporting Domestic Abuse
Domestic abuse or violence is a crime and should be reported to the Police.
If it is an emergency, dial 999.
Domestic Abuse can also be reported to Essex Police in the following ways:
Domestic Abuse Central Referral Unit (CRU): 101 (extension 180340)
Dedicated domestic abuse non-emergency number: 0800 358 0351
Non-emergency number: 101
Call in at your local police station
If you are experiencing or witnessing domestic abuse, or you know a friend, family member or work colleague who may be experiencing it, support is available from other organisations:
- Women’s National Advice Line: 0808 2000 247
- Men’s National Advice Line: 0808 8010 327
- Forced Marriage Unit: 020 7008 0151
Remember, ignoring abuse is dangerous.