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.
The below is a transcript of notes taken from the shaken baby conference. The verbatim notes were taken by an American lawyer and have been sworn before a judge as a true and accurate account of what was said on the day. Here you have a then serving police officer who headed up a unit… Continue reading Transcript SBS conference MPS talk on “How do you influence judges”
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.
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.
I have worked in this field for more years than I care to think about. I know it inside out, I have lived breathed and been a “victim” of false allegations. The police were so busy chasing me, that they failed to protect children. That is a provable fact in my case. I have seen… Continue reading The impact of false allegations on genuine victims. A rant.
A unique perspective, albeit a snapshot only, of what I, as a single campaigner, have witnessed and experienced. This is just me venting and not meant to be anything other than something for people to read if they are interested. I can of course support everything I have said with evidence. That’s just how it… Continue reading Behind closed doors – the impact of false allegations.
Britain is in the grip of a “new moral panic” over child abuse in the wake of the Jimmy Savile affair and the spread of false allegations is ruining innocent lives, according to one of the country’s leading criminologists. Lessons learned from claims of institutionalised child abuse in the past 30 years have been forgotten,… Continue reading Moral panic warning after Savile abuse