Latest NZ homicides stats: 'disturbing' number of victims are children

Latest NZ homicides stats: 'disturbing' number of victims are children

Police announce most recent homicide statistics. Looking at the last ten years, 60% were family violence related, and 12% of victims were under the age of 5. Shine GM Jane Drumm makes the point that home is not a safe place for so many people - adults and children. And that there are so many more domestic violence related near-homicides.

Watch TVNZ story with interview of Jane Drumm

“I feel good that I know if something happens, I can go to my friend’s house. I talk to mum more about what might happen if dad comes to our house.” 11-year-old KIDshine client