Tougher measures for sex offenders – Daily Telegraph

Posted October 10th, 2013 in bills, news, sentencing, sexual offences by tracey

” Currently, suspects must pose a risk of ‘serious harm’ to be handed one of the existing orders – but now the Home Office has proposed lowering the threshold to cover any kind of sexual harm. The new Sexual Risk Order will allow magistrates to impose a range of restrictions on suspected sex offenders, including banning them from travelling abroad, limiting their internet use and prohibiting them from being alone with a child.”

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Daily Telegraph, 9th October 2013