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Mark and recapture method doubles estimate of active sex offenders

NCA estimated figure does not include offenders who target children from outside UK.

Mark and recapture method doubles estimate of active sex offenders

Date - 25th May 2021
By - Gary Mason
The number of sex offenders posing an active threat to UK children is more than double that of previous estimates based on a new method used by the NCA to calculate the hidden population of offenders. The latest estimate, included in the...
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