Child to parent violence

Researchers from Northumbria University and Children’s Emotional Language and Thinking (CEL&T) have published findings from a study, carried out in association Northumbria Police, looking at child to parent violence. Findings include: 340 of the children reported were aged 12-15; and 43% of the incidents were witnessed by other children.

Read the news story: Research helps police understand child to parent abuse more than ever before
Read the report: Policing childhood challenging or aggressive behaviour: responding to vulnerable families (PDF)

 

Source: Northumbria University

Date: 30 April 2020