Sex Crimes

People Are Calling For Gina Miller To Be Treated With Respect Following Article 50 Ruling

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK

As Gina Miller spoke of the abuse she received throughout the Supreme Court case which ruled on Tuesday that parliament must be consulted before Artic...

I'm Not Afraid To Stand Up To Donald Trump, Theresa May Insists

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 22.01.2017 | UK Politics

“I will be there as a female Prime Minister of the UK, directly talking to him about the interests that we share” @theresa_may #marr pic.twitter.c...

Government Ignores Pleas To Scrap Tax Credit 'Rape Clause'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 21.01.2017 | UK

Women who have a third child as a result of rape will have to demonstrate their circumstances to health and social care workers or specialist charitie...

Roman Polanski Heading French Film Panel Is 'An Insult To Victims Of Rape’

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 21.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

The minister for women’s rights in France has branded the decision to appoint filmmaker Roman Polanski to helm a panel for the country’s version o...

Hundreds Call On MPs In Just 24 Hours After Tories Block New Compulsory Sex Education Push

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Hundreds of people have written to their local MPs in the first 24 hours of a Barnardo’s campaign demanding compulsory sex and relationships educati...

MPs Vote Against Compulsory Sex And Relationships Education

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A parliamentary committee has voted against legislation that would make sex and relationships education (SRE) compulsory in schools- despite the fact ...

Man Cuts His Throat While Standing In The Dock At Welsh Magistrates’ Court

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK

A man has been rushed to hospital after cutting his own throat while appearing at court in Wales. Lukasz Robert Pawlowski was standing in the dock at ...

Harrowing Police Film Prompts Dozens Of Online Grooming Reports From Children

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Dozens of children have come forward with reports that they are being groomed online after watching a video based on the tragic murder of 15-year-old ...

Stalkers To Face 10 Year Jail Sentences After Govt U-Turn

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Politics

Stalkers are to face a new maximum jail sentence of 10 years after ministers caved to pressure from a cross-party campaign to increase protection for ...

Children's Commissioner Calls For New Curbs On Online Bullying

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Politics

Children need a new digital watchdog to protect them from bullying, data-selling and privacy abuses on social media sites such as Instagram, a new rep...

Shocking Video About Rape And Murder Of Girl Aims To Warn Teens Of Online Grooming

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Police have released a harrowing video based on the grooming, rape and murder of 15-year-old Kayleigh Haywood, warning young people about the dangers ...

Lily Allen And Tommy Robinson Racism Row Leads To Sexual Assault Revelation

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.01.2017 | UK

Lily Allen and Tommy Robinson have engaged in a heated row about immigration which spiralled into a harrowing disclosure from the singer. The row kic...

9 Important Stories From 2016 You're Likely To Have Missed

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 27.12.2016 | UK

We might live in an ever-more connected world, but some news still seems to pass us by. And given this year’s wall-to-wall coverage of Brexit and th...

Student's Powerful Letter To Man Who Tried To Rape Her Shared By Women Worldwide

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A student’s open letter to the man who tried to rape her has led women all over the world to share their experiences of sexual assault. Sara Roebuc...

Britain’s Oldest Paedophile, 101, Jailed For 30 Child Sex Offences

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.12.2016 | UK

A 101-year-old paedophile has been jailed for committing a string of sex offences against three victims in the 1970s and early 1980s. Retired haulier ...

Ex-Egghead CJ de Mooi Reveals What Lay Behind Those 'Murder' Claims

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 17.12.2016 | UK

Former Eggheads star CJ de Mooi has claimed the arrest warrant issued against him over an alleged killing appears to have been based on a bogus Wikipe...

Jess Phillips Delivers Passionate Speech Reminding MPs Many Children Spend Christmas With Domestic Abusive 'Monster'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Politics

Jess Phillips has delivered a passionate speech reminding MPs that many children will spend Christmas Day living with a “monster” who subjects the...

Corbyn Could Champion Women-Only Train Carriages

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn could champion women-only train carriages to curb sexual violence should he be elected Labour leader. The Islington North MP made the su...

I've Lost Count the Number of Times I Have Been Sexually Assaulted

Sanchita Islam | Posted 02.05.2016 | UK
Sanchita Islam

My first sexual assault took place at Central Reference Library, Manchester. I was studying assiduously for my A-levels, after securing a conditional offer to study at Somerville College, Oxford University.

After Almost 3 Years, Assange Could Finally Be Questioned Over Sex Claims

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK

Swedish prosecutors have made a request to question WikiLeaks' Julian Assange in London as part of their sex crimes investigation, it has been reporte...

BBC Rushes To Air Gang Rape Documentary That India Tried To Ban

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK

The BBC has rushed to air its groundbreaking documentary 'India's Daughter' on Wednesday night after the Indian government said it would try to ban th...

India Gang Rapist's Shocking Comments Blame Victim For Her Own Death

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK

A man sentenced to death for the brutal gang rape and murder of Indian student Jyoti Singh in 2012 has claimed female victims of rape are more respons...

Rolf Harris Won't Get To Appeal His Sex Conviction

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK

Disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris has lost the first round of his bid to appeal against his convictions for a string of indecent assaults. A spokes...

Pakistani Woman Raped, Killed & Hanged From A Tree (GRAPHIC PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK

A 20-year-woman has been found hanging from a tree in Pakistan’s Layyah district. Pakistani daily The Nation reports Muzammil Bibi was raped bef...

Jimmy Savile Victims 'Laughed At And Ignored', Says NSPCC Report

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK

Many of Jimmy Savile's victims were ignored or laughed at when they revealed at the time that he had sexually abused them, a report has found. Othe...