This form isn't for reporting domestic abuse. If you need to do that, please go here

Please note: The Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme (DVDS) doesn't replace Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) checks, subject access or Freedom of Information (FOI) requests and the new Disclosure and Barring Service. 

If someone is in danger or at risk

If you or someone you know is being abused you can tell us about this, either by calling 101 or onlineIf you're deaf or hard of hearing, use our textphone service on 18001 101.

If there's an immediate risk to someone's safety, please call 999. If you're deaf or hard of hearing, use our textphone service 18000 or text us on 999 if you’ve pre-registered with the emergencySMS service.

Advice tool

If a crime is happening now or you're concerned about someone's immediate safety

Please call 999 now.

We'll take down a few details and talk you through the next steps.