Almost 300 women killed from 2008 - 2015 due to domestic violence

Date: 
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 00:00

The victim and witness support unit of the police service says for the period between 2005 and 2015, almost 300 women were killed due to domestic abuse while there are over 7 thousand reported cases of domestic abuse between 2008 and 2015.

These disturbing statistics were released at a panel discussion today at UWI St. Augustine on stopping violence against women.

Akash Samaroo has more.