Family violence deaths

Family Violence Death Review Committee

The Family Violence Death Review Committee (FVDRC) provides the most comprehensive review of the circumstances involved with family violence deaths in New Zealand. 

Fact sheets (FVDRC, 2021)

Intimate partner deaths in Aotearoa New Zealand (2009 - 2018) available in English, te reo Māori, Samoan, Tongan, Hindi and Simplified Chinese.

Child abuse and neglect deaths in Aotearoa New Zealand (2009 - 2018) available in English, te reo Māori, Samoan, Tongan, Hindi and Simplified Chinese.

Latest report:

Family Violence Death Review Committee. Seventh report: A duty to care | Pūrongo tuawhitu: Me manaaki te tangata. (FVDRC, 2022).

Find previous reports and articles:

 Family Violence Death Review Committee publications

New Zealand Police

New Zealand Police publish annual statistics reports on homicide victims (latest report, 2007-2018, with 2019 provisional data, published February 2022).