Incidents of domestic violence don’t appear to be getting fewer and further between. Arnprior and Renfrew OPP officers investigated 16 domestic disputes during the past week. One man was charged with three counts of assault. No other criminal offences were alleged. Police say that if you or someone you know is living in or involved in an abusive relationship you can contact Bernadette McCann House 24/7 for support, advice or the safety of a shelter at 1-800-267-4930. The Women’s Sexual Assault Centre of Renfrew County is also available 24/7 for information and support at 1-800-663-3060. You can also attend the emergency department of any hospital in Renfrew County and ask to speak to a member of the Assault Response Team. In emergencies call 9-1-1.