Help for You
In an emergency – Dial 999
The PSNI are available 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing domestic abuse. If you Dial 999 the emergency services will attend as quickly as possible.
The PSNI also have non-emergency number – 101.
The PSNI can:
• Arrest and take away the abuser ensuring your immediate safety and giving you crucial time to consider your needs and options. They can arrange for first aid or medical treatment.
• Officers will carry out an assessment to determine the level of risk to you and may refer you to other agencies, including Women’s Aid, who can support you.
• The police can investigate allegations of abuse and gather evidence for a prosecution. They will guide you from reporting a crime to the conviction of the abuser. The police can also advise with regard to personal safety.
• Your safety is a priority. Get help now.