January 4, 2021 9:26 am
Common assault (sometimes referred to as simple assault) is the least serious form of assault. As an offence, common assault covers anything from making somebody believe you are going to hit them to inflicting a severe beating where no injury is caused.
November 18, 2020 4:12 pm
In the second week of England’s second national lockdown, the Gov website have put forward some national restrictions for this lockdown.
November 5, 2020 1:56 pm
When historical sexual offences are mentioned nowadays, people think about cases involving famous individuals like Jimmy Savile, Rolf Harris, or Harvey Weinstein.
September 29, 2020 8:30 am
The term “indecent images” covers a wide range of images from those involving the sexual abuse of children to those displaying extreme sadomasochistic acts.
July 27, 2020 9:02 am
As awareness of rape has increased throughout society, so has the pressure on police to prosecute those accused of rape.
April 17, 2020 2:43 pm
As the entire UK is in lockdown because of the Corona virus, it is very likely that plenty of dog owners are spending more time at home than they usually would have.
April 15, 2020 10:16 am
We wrote recently about Marie Dinou who was convicted by North Tyneside Magistrates’ Court for breaching the Coronavirus Act 2020 by refusing to tell the police why she was at Newcastle Train Station.
April 3, 2020 1:53 pm
Marie Dinou, 41, was fined £660 by North Tyneside Magistrates’ Court on Monday the 30th March 2020 after being arrested for breaching the Coronavirus Act 2020.
April 3, 2020 1:51 pm
The Coronavirus Act 2020 introduced sweeping changes to life in the UK and makes many things that were previously normal everyday activities crimes.
August 14, 2018 8:17 am
In this third and final part of our harassment series we will look at what victims can do to protect themselves from stalkers and harassers.