Justice minister announces expansion of video evidence for child witnesses

Justice minister Mike Penning has announced plans to expand the use of video evidence for child witnesses in England and Wales. This follows the NSPCC’s Order in Court campaign to highlight the trauma faced by children who have to go to court to give evidence against their abusers.
Source: BBC Online 09 September 2014

“Excellent and thought provoking

“My confidence in making referrals has definitely increased and I feel I am in a better position to effectively engage with the child protection process.