Sexual Offences

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Calls for greater cooperation to tackle child sexual abuse in Aboriginal communities

Date: 01 Feb 2013, Filed under: Sexual Offences, Children, Victim Support

Federal Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda along with the Australian Human Rights Commission welcomed the NSW Ombudsman's report on child sexual abuse...

WA sex offender website to go live

Date: 15 Oct 2012, Filed under: Indecent and Sexual Assault, Sexual Offences, Apprehended Violence Orders, Witnesses and Victims, Criminal Law Matters

Police Minister Liza Harvey has announced that State Government's public sex offender register is set to go live.

Australian Bureau of Statistics: Recorded Crime - Offenders, 2010-11

Date: 09 Feb 2012, Filed under: Court Appearances, Resisting Arrest, Anti-Social Laws, Indecent and Sexual Assault, Murder, Sexual Offences, Drug Offences, Weapons, Assault & Battery, Robbery & Theft, Drink Driving, Speeding, Drug Driving, Traffic Matters

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) have released their report Recorded Crime - Offenders, 2010-11 outlining the nature of criminal offences in ...

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Furnish False or Misleading Information (Sex Offender Registry)

Date: 20 Apr 2018, Filed under: Sexual Offences, Criminal Law

The charge of Furnish False or Misleading Information applies to registered sex offenders. It occurs when a registered sex offender provides inaccurate,...

Persistent Sexual Abuse of a Child Under 16: The Law in Victoria

Date: 05 Apr 2018, Filed under: Indecent and Sexual Assault, Sexual Offences, Criminal Law

Persistent Sexual Abuse of a Child Under 16 is an offence that warrants a prosecution of a person for allegedly sexually abusing a child under the age...

Compelling Sexual Penetration

Date: 04 Apr 2018, Filed under: Sexual Offences, Criminal Law

Compelling Sexual Penetration is a criminal offence that may be charged against a person who allegedly forced another person to have sex, usually through...

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