New guidelines in England and Wales will require victims of certain crimes, including rape and sexual assault to sign a consent form to hand over their mobile phone to be checked by the police.
Victims of Crime
Human rights mean that the authorities must investigate deaths in custody, the state must protect victims of grooming and child abuse, and the police must investigate rape claims.
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The state must protect children against sexual abuse in school
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Irish primary school pupils were sexually abused by their teachers. The Irish authorities would have known about similar abuses before the 1970s. They didn't do enough to systematically protect the children.