11.4 Establishing Local Strategies, Mechanisms and Partnerships

This section will focus on developing and implementing a domestic violence strategy, including identifying useful frameworks, providing guidance for developing partnerships and detailing learning from partnerships and pilots developed across the UK. This section will also give an overview of wider violence against women frameworks. For ease of reference this section has been further divided into the following subsections:

•    Crime and Disorder Reduction Partnerships

•    Local Strategic Partnerships

•    Developing local strategies and partnership working

•    Information sharing

•    Domestic violence murder reviews

•    National frameworks

Information relating to Local Area Agreements (LAAs) can be found at Section 11.2

Information relating to Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Conferences (MARACs) can be found at Section 6.1

Information relating to Local Safeguarding Children Boards can be found at Section 6.3