Refuge got a few headlines before Christmas with a press release saying that homicides of women by their husbands or partners had risen from 72 in 2008 to 101 in 2009.
Eight police forces yesterday launched six-month trials of "what works best" in logging calls and responding to complaints about anti-social behaviour.
Driving to work the other day, my ear was caught by an advertisement by ADT for burglar alarms.
“A woman is raped every ten minutes” says a press release from the Department of Health today.
Ministers in the Coalition Government need to watch their claims more carefully.
The Government has abandoned plans to grant anonymity to those (predominantly men) accused of rape.
The Ryder Cup in Wales is over without any evidence of the surge in sex-trafficking predicted by a Welsh Assembly report.
False statistics inundate our lives. They gush like a torrent from government ministries on to front pages the world over. Never, or rarely, is there enough time to check them all.
No sooner are they in power than the Tories give us all a fright over law and order.