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NON VIOLENT COMMUNICATION

Reducing Assaults Working Together

 In 2018/19, over 30,000 assaults on police officers in England and Wales (including British Transport Police).


Of which, 20,578 were crimes of “assault without injury on a constable” recorded across all forces (including the British Transport Police)

An increase of 13% compared with 18,138 in the previous year.


10,399 crimes of “assault with injury on a constable” recorded across all forces (including British Transport Police).

An increase of 27% compared with 8,157 in the previous year (Government, 2019).


Our Summary.

  1. Assault intensity is increasing at twice the rate of incidence.

  2. Figures represent a growing discourse between Citizen (community) and State (Police)