A probe into sexual intimidation and harassment at Westminster has found that MPs’ staff face an “unacceptable risk” of abuse.
MPs’ staff face an “unacceptable risk” of bullying and harassment – including sexual harassment – a new independent report into the treatment of staff at Westminster has found.
A man has been jailed for 15 months after hitting his partner over the head with a four-pack of beer.
A man in Glasgow has become the first person convicted under a new domestic abuse law in Scotland.
The Government has apologised for the treatment of patients with autism and learning disabilities at Whorlton Hall, branded “tantamount to psychological torture” by Labour.
The first payments have been made under a new scheme set up to help survivors of childhood abuse in care who are elderly or terminally ill.
Healthcare professionals have been asked to give their views on how care and support can be best provided for child victims of sexual abuse.
Three siblings who were sexually abused by a care home worker have secured £1 million in damages from the Church of Scotland.
Survivors of childhood abuse in care who are either elderly or terminally ill can now apply for a £10,000 redress payment from the Scottish Government.
An inquiry into the abuse of children in care in Scotland should be extended to include victims at state schools, MSPs have heard.
A north-east man has admitted possessing hours of horrific video footage showing children as young as six being abused.
Woman given chance to prove good behaviour after swinging out and hitting a police officer in the head
A drunk woman who threw a lit cigarette and chips into a parked car has been given the chance to show she can behave.
A high risk sex offender who preyed on women and children and subjected victims to rape and abuse over more than four decades was given a life sentence yesterday.
A gaming addict who broke a baby’s ribs said it happened because he “gets aggressive” when he plays on his computer.
An Aviemore chef who abused his wife of two years and caused a panic attack in her son was fined £400 at Inverness Sheriff Court yesterday.
Sky News presenter Kay Burley needs a security escort to protect her from pro-Brexit protesters and a Guardian journalist filmed himself being hounded by a gang of men.
Fiona Drouet knows more than most people about the impact verbal and physical abuse can have on youngsters.
North-east man once jailed for assault that cost rugby star his eye admits campaign of abuse against two former partners
A north-east man previously jailed for a brutal assault that cost a promising rugby player his eye and his career has confessed to carrying out a terrifying campaign of abuse against his girlfriend following his release from jail.
A man who battered his 16-year-old girlfriend - kicking her "full force" in the stomach minutes after she returned home from hospital after giving birth to their child in an attack carried out as she held their baby - was today jailed for three years and five months.
Horrific footage has emerged showing workers at 24 sheep farms in Britain "punching, stamping and beating" animals, campaigners claim.
The first ever campaign targeting the perpetrators of human trafficking and sexual exploitation in Scotland has been launched today.
Scotland’s biggest animal charity has recorded a harrowing increase in the number of calls made across the north.
A man who booted the mother of his four children in the back as their decade-long relationship turned sour told police he had launched the attack “jokingly”.
Pupil support assistants feel undervalued and are being “abused at work on a regular basis” in the city, it has been claimed.
The parents of a student who killed herself after being bullied by her boyfriend have called for university managers to reconsider his place at an Oxford university.
A sex beast football coach who abused a string of young boys has been jailed for four and a half years.
A fishing skipper who filmed his own horrific catalogue of rape and abuse of a vulnerable woman lost an appeal against his nine year jail sentence yesterday.
Emmerdale will air a flashback episode delving into Charity Dingle’s past, focusing on the character being abused as a child.
Bono has apologised after claims were made that workers at a charity he co-founded were subjected to a culture of bullying and abuse.
Katie Price will appear before MPs to give evidence about online abuse after her petition demanding the Government take action against internet trolls garnered more than 220,000 signatures.
Fiona Drouet appreciates nothing will ever bring her daughter back.
Teenagers were left in tears at a student ball last night after a young man who abused his girlfriend – who later committed suicide – joined the party.