As Domestic assault lawyers we know assault charges are treated seriously and will not be waved off as simple misunderstandings. Where you or a loved one has been arrested for a domestic assault or are being held in a bail hearing it’s is important to seek qualified legal advice as soon as possible.
A domestic assault as an assault between two or more people that have a relationship with each other, dating, married, common law or have a family relationship.
Where an assault occurs between people who have a relationship with each other, the police are directed to make arrests and remove the accused from the home and away from the other party. The police will take the accused into custody until the accused can be brought before a justice for a bail hearing.