Is YOUR partner using your phone to spy on you? Cyber expert reveals the signs of digital coercive control - from unexpected adverts on social media to struggling to turn off your device
We're all familiar with the outward physical manifestations of domestic abuse - but other forms like coercive control are less obvious to spot.
According to data from the Office of National Statistics, last year saw cases of this kind of mental abuse almost double - and 2020 is expected to follow in the same upward trajectory.
A domestic abuse expert has warned lockdown is putting people at greater risk of coercive control, making it crucial for potential victims to ..