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'We are ashamed': government apology to rape victims

New guidance and a pilot scheme to reduce court cross examination have been announced in a bid to end the "seismic collapse in rape charging and prosecutions".

National Police Chiefs' Council lead for Rape, Deputy Chief Constable Sarah Crew says policing is

National Police Chiefs’ Council lead for Rape, Deputy Chief Constable Sarah Crew says policing is "committed to do better"

Date - 17th June 2021
By - Chloe Livadeas
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The  Ministry of Justice is to set score cards for the criminal justice system to assess how rape cases are resolved. The announcement came as part of the government end-to-end review of rape – which contained data showing the lowest...
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