The coercive nature of HMP carrot and stick. My experience.

   It is the removal of somebody’s freedom that is the punishment for a crime. Anything else that follows in HMP that leads to the harming of an inmate is abuse.   Rehabilitation must not start with fear of reprisal Because of an erroneous label attached to me of being guilty of a schedule 1 offence… Continue reading The coercive nature of HMP carrot and stick. My experience.

False victimisation syndrome. When the ‘victim’ is really the abuser.

    Very little research has been undertaken when it comes to people making false allegations that they have or are victims of a crime outside of Munchausen Syndrome, which touches on it, but only in the context of garnering attention by faking illness and anecdotal references to false allegations of sexual abuse etc. There… Continue reading False victimisation syndrome. When the ‘victim’ is really the abuser.

Police Chiefs Rape Order: Arrest first, investigate later.

Lynne Owens, head of the National Crime Agency (NCA), told police officers on rape cases to “arrest first” and investigate later while she was a chief constable. Owens, tipped to be a future Metropolitan police commissioner, overhauled sex crime investigations to improve the detection rate when she was head of Surrey police. However, her approach… Continue reading Police Chiefs Rape Order: Arrest first, investigate later.