IN-DEPTH: We need to talk about domestic violence in our communities

Picture submitted by Kelly Price's family.
Picture submitted by Kelly Price's family.

Recorded cases of domestic violence in Derbyshire have risen by nearly five per cent in one year.

New figures show that between January 1 and December 31, 2015, 5,860 domestic crimes were recorded by Derbyshire Constabulary - increasing to 6,105 cases in the same period for 2016.