Dorset Charity Backs Police Initiative to Stamp Out Domestic Violence
9:14am 7th June 2012
A charity that helps victims of domestic violence has welcomed a move by Dorset Police to check-up on known offenders during Euro 2012.
Statistics show people are more at risk of becoming a victim of violence in the home during big football tournaments.
The rise is blamed on more people drinking alcohol.
A special unit of Officers will be carrying out bail checks on past offenders during England's games.
Wareham based charity the Safe Partnership say it's a good idea.
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