•An amount of 511,319 domestic violence abuse against womenwas recorded by police year ending June 2017, an increase of 18% from theprevious year. (Crime Survey of England and Wales, 2017)•Less than six in ten victims (59%) are pleased with theending of their case against sexual or domestic abuse. (Stephen, 2014)•Research suggests that the strategies for spotting VAW areantiquated and ineffective, consequently not adequate for enforcing the law.
•Overall there are a growing body of law enforcing agency,such as; policy-makers, police, health and social service agencies, who havedevoted themselves to the particular role of VAW but still these sorts ofinfractions keep rising from year to year.•The argument of male coercive control of a female partnerhas overpoweringly persisted even in contemporary police times. (Orr, 2007)•Women’s movements are higher than ever , and with the riseof feminism along with the strict rules towards VAW, these crimes will slowlydecline.