Q143: I have been assaulted by my ex partner/partner, what should I do?
If you have been assaulted and want to report it to the police, even if you do not have any visible injuries, you should contact your local police force and report the incident.
If your partner or ex-partner has assaulted you, and you are 16 and over, this will be treated as a report of domestic violence; the police have a responsibility to take positive action to reports of domestic violence.
Some other useful telephone numbers are -
Refuge 0808 2000 247 (www.refuge.org.uk)
Stonewall 08000 50 20 20 https://www.stonewall.org.uk/help-advice/criminal-law/domestic-violence
ManKind Initiative 01823 334 244 (www.mankind.org.uk)
National Centre for Domestic Violence 0844 8044 999 (http://www.ncdv.org.uk/)