Sex Offences

What To Do If You Receive Unsolicited Penis Pics Via Apple AirDrop

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Increasing numbers of women are being sent unsolicited penis photos from anonymous senders via Apple’s AirDrop function. A HuffPost UK journalist ha...

Man Banned From Having Sex Unless He Gives Police 24 Hours' Notice Describes What It's Like

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK

A man acquitted of rape who has to give police 24 hours' notice before having sex has said "it puts an end to your life". The man, who cannot be iden...

A Man Has Been Banned From Having Sex Unless He Gives Police 24 Hours Notice

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.01.2016 | UK

A man has been banned from engaging in any sexual activity with women unless he notifies police a day in advance, reports The York Press. The unide...

Cash Machines Can Help Rape Victims Speak Out

Andrew Boff | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Politics
Andrew Boff

With over 36,000 cash machines in the UK, victims would be able to send short text-based messages directly to the police in a discreet way and help them receive assistance from a specialist officer. Such an innovation would help those who may be controlled by their partner, and are fearful of visiting a police station in case they're seen.

Should Convicted Sex Offenders be Allowed to Change their Name?

Jack Kershaw | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK
Jack Kershaw

It is my belief that it is the British Justice System's responsibility to protect children and adults from sex offenders, implementing preventative actions and initiatives that will stop re-offenders in their tracks, and most importantly stop them from reoffending.

How A Quarter Of Sex Offences Are Not Being Recorded As A Crime In Britain

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK

More than a quarter of sex offences - including rape - are not recorded as crimes because of "unacceptable failings" by police, a highly critical new ...

Dr Fox Arrested Over Alleged Sex Offences

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK

Radio DJ Dr Fox has been arrested over alleged historical sex offences against two women. The 53-year-old Magic presenter, known as Doctor Fox, was...

Brother Bruce Dismisses Claims Against 'Octopus' Rolf Harris

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK

Rolf Harris' 90-year-old brother Bruce has dismissed claims his sibling groped a make-up artist so often she dubbed him an "octopus" as a "ridiculous"...

'Disappointed' Clifford Refuses To Apologise Over Sexual Assaults

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK

Disgraced publicist Max Clifford said he was "incredibly disappointed" after a jury convicted him of sexual offences - but refused to apologise to his...

MPs Demand Investigation Into Prosecutions After Nigel Evans Case

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK

A committee of MPs has called for an investigation into the way prosecutors handle high-profile cases involving alleged sex offences following the acq...

TV Weatherman Fred Talbot In Court

PA | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK

Television weatherman Fred Talbot will appear in court today accused of a string of historic sex offences. The 64-year-old, who was a regular on th...

Drama Teacher Charged With Sex Offences

PA | Posted 23.02.2014 | UK

A female teacher has been charged with four sexual offences against a teenager. Kelly Ann-Marie Burgess, 26, of Newport, faces four counts of adult...

Jailed Teacher's Schoolgirl Lover 'Wants Him Back'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK

A schoolgirl abducted by her teacher Jeremy Forrest is reportedly attempting to rekindle her relationship with the jailed 31-year-old. The 16-year...

Roache Was 'Lovely' And 'Perfect Gentleman' Says Corrie Actor

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK

Coronation Street star Anne Kirkbride has told a jury that her on-screen husband William Roache was "always a perfect gentleman" around her. Kirkbr...

DLT 'Would Have Reported Pal Savile If He Knew He Was A Paedo'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK

Veteran DJ Dave Lee Travis told police after his arrest on suspicion of sexual offences that he would have reported fellow BBC broadcaster Jimmy Savil...

Mike Hancock MP's Son Dean Charged

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK

Liberal Democrat MP Mike Hancock's son has been charged with assault causing actual bodily harm following an incident involving a photographer, Hampsh...

Crime Figures Reach 32-Year Low

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Crime against households and adults in England and Wales fell 10% in the year to September, official figures have revealed, the lowest level since the...

'Pervy Old Man' DLT Wanted Me To Pose For Sexy Pics, Says Witness

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A journalist has told a court that veteran DJ Dave Lee Travis allegedly groped her breasts after asking her to pose for suggestive photographs for him...

Rape Is 'Not In My Nature', Says Bill Roache

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Coronation Street star William Roache told detectives it was "against my nature" to commit rape, a jury has heard. Roache, 81, said he was "a very ...

Coronation Street Star A 'Cockroach'

PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Coronation Street star William Roache was called a "cockroach" by a fellow cast member, a court has heard. And one of his alleged sex assault victi...

'I Thought I Was To Blame, He Was Big, I Was Little'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A woman allegedly raped by Coronation Street star William Roache kept quiet for decades because she blamed herself, a court has heard. She describe...

Bill Roache, Not Corrie Character Ken Barlow On Trial, Judge Clarifies

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Coronation Street actor William Roache is on trial for sex offences - not his fictional character Ken Barlow, a court heard today. The 81-year-old ...

Coronation Street Actor Sex Offences Trial

PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Coronation Street star William Roache will go on trial today accused of committing historic sexual offences against five girls. The 81-year-old vet...

Clegg Reveals Shock At His Old Headteacher's Sex Offences

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has spoken of his shock after the headteacher of the prep school he attended as a boy was convicted of historic child...

School Ignored SIX Warnings Of 'Pervert' Teacher's Affair With Schoolgirl, Review Finds

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Concerned pupils told school staff about the affair between teacher Jeremy Forrest and a teenage schoolgirl SIX times before he abducted her, but the ...