Rape victims say face masks trigger horrific flashbacks of being smothered or choked

Rape victims say face masks trigger horrific flashbacks of being smothered or choked but they are being trolled by strangers if they don’t wear them Victims say that they are stigmatised for not wearing masks in public places Many rape victims have their mouths and noses covered during attacks Covering the face can therefore trigger … Read more Rape victims say face masks trigger horrific flashbacks of being smothered or choked

Boris Johnson plans to set targets for police in bid to increase number of rape case prosecutions 

Boris Johnson plans to set targets for police in bid to increase number of rape case prosecutions Police could be set targets for number of rape cases they refer to prosecutors CPS may be given quotas for how many suspects they take to court   Rape prosecutions have fallen to their lowest level since records … Read more Boris Johnson plans to set targets for police in bid to increase number of rape case prosecutions 

Hampshire man, 19, arrested and bailed after rape of woman

‘Teenager in blue surgical face mask rapes woman, 40, walking on seafront’ – as 19-year-old is arrested and bailed The assault took place in a park in Southsea, Hampshire on Monday 3 August  Police have appealed for witnesses to the attack after a male, 19, is arrested  The attacker was described as being white, heavily … Read more Hampshire man, 19, arrested and bailed after rape of woman

TV presenter, 28, viciously beaten by a stranger who tried to rape her in front of six-year-old son

Ukrainian TV presenter, 28, suffers horrific facial injuries after being viciously beaten by a stranger who tried to rape her in front of her six-year-old son on a train Anastasia Lugova, 28, was assaulted by Vitaliy Rudzko, 45, in train compartment She was travelling to Kyiv, Ukraine, on Friday with her six-year-old son Zakhar  Rudzko faces … Read more TV presenter, 28, viciously beaten by a stranger who tried to rape her in front of six-year-old son

Prosecutors call for Gerard Depardieu rape case to be reopened

Prosecutors call for Gerard Depardieu rape case to be reopened after probe into claims he assaulted actress in her 20s at his Paris home was dropped over lack of proof The French actor, now 71, was accused of assaulting and raping actress in 2018 Probe was dropped last year but the woman has now relaunched … Read more Prosecutors call for Gerard Depardieu rape case to be reopened

Police to stop demanding mobile phones from rape victims

Police will end ‘digital strip search’ tactic of demanding mobile phones from rape victims after some were told prosecutions would be stopped if they did not comply The practice was rolled out by the National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC) last year in response to the disclosure scandal However a string of defendants had charges against … Read more Police to stop demanding mobile phones from rape victims

‘Are you going to rape me?’ Chilling moment Joanne Lees re-enacts attack by Peter Falconio’s killer

The distressing moment British backpacker Joanne Lees re-enacted her attack at the hands of an outback killer who moments earlier shot dead her partner Peter Falconio has been released in a controversial television documentary. The police video was filmed four days after Peter Falconio was murdered on a lonely stretch of the Stuart Highway north … Read more ‘Are you going to rape me?’ Chilling moment Joanne Lees re-enacts attack by Peter Falconio’s killer

Bijou Phillips wears wedding ring as she’s seen out for the first time since husband’s rape charges

Bijou Phillips wears her wedding ring as she’s seen out for the first time since husband Danny Masterson is charged with multiple rapes Bijou Phillips was seen wearing her wedding ring one week after her husband Danny Masterson was charged with multiple rapes Masteron, 44, was charged on Wednesday with forcibly raping three women in … Read more Bijou Phillips wears wedding ring as she’s seen out for the first time since husband’s rape charges

Duffy releases ‘deeply personal’ new song River In The Sky after harrowing rape and kidnap ordeal

It troubles me that this story contains sorrow, when so many need the opposite of that at this time. I can only hope that my words serve as a momentary distraction or maybe even some comfort that one can come out of darkness. We are in troubling times, where we’ve not seen such national and … Read more Duffy releases ‘deeply personal’ new song River In The Sky after harrowing rape and kidnap ordeal

Callum Hudson-Odoi says Met Police will take no further action on rape allegation made last month

Callum Hudson-Odoi confirms Met Police will take no further action on allegation of rape made against him after a model he met online said she was attacked at Chelsea star’s Battersea apartment Callum Hudson-Odoi was arrested last month at his apartment in Battersea The Chelsea star was accused of rape by a model he is said … Read more Callum Hudson-Odoi says Met Police will take no further action on rape allegation made last month