Nazir Afzal OBE
Domestic Violence Assist is pleased to announce that Nazir
Afzal OBE, has been appointed as patron of the
charity. Nazir Afzal, the former Chief Crown Prosecutor for the North-West, led
the prosecution of the Rochdale grooming case and many other high profile
Of his appointment to DV Assist Nazir Afzal said:
“DV Assist is often the only hope for some of the most vulnerable people in the country. The ability to obtain emergency orders protecting you from potential harm is key to delivering a safe environment for families at great risk.
I have spent a career working in partnership to protect people from harm and it is a privilege to join with DV Assist as it’s Patron