Metroland Media journalist Ian Adams was in studio today to launch a new three part feature on Domestic Violence.
The first part is out today the 20th anniversary of the death of local woman Arlene Mays, who was murdered by her ex-boyfriend. The series begins with her story and continues next week with a feature on the inquest and the changes that inquest led to. In the third part, he explores warning signs.
Ian spoke with a number of experts, locals, the family of Arlene and also worked with My Friend’s House on the series.
Allison Fitzgerald joined us in the discussion and really pointed out how although awareness of this Domestic Violence and agencies like My Friends House ability to detect it are improving the amount of incidents continues to increase.