Graham Dwyer: The prospect of release on a legal technicality, however slim, would be of great concern
The prospect of Graham Dwyer’s release from prison on a legal technicality could seriously undermine the State’s ability to protect the public in future.
Pipe band teacher ‘spanked girl with drumsticks’
A former member of a pupils’ pipe band has told how a teacher had “regularly” struck her on her buttocks with drumsticks and his hands at a Scottish boarding school.
Nervous? Women can smell it on you
Women become less trusting when they can smell fear because of their ancient role maintaining social networks, a study suggests.Researchers took sweat samples
Victims of spy camera officer still unknown
Six women remain unidentified among 50 victims who were filmed naked by a Scotland Yard detective who hid spy cameras at sham photoshoots.Detective Inspector N
Strangulation is not just some private kink
Violence towards women during sex is just good old-fashioned misogyny
Met officer admits secretly filming naked women - BBC News
Det Insp Neil Corbel hid cameras in tissue boxes, phone chargers and glasses to film his victims.
Irishman, ‘one of world’s largest facilitators’ of Child abuse images, jailed for 27 years in US
Marques had been arrested in Dublin and extradited to the US in 2019.
Defence Forces have known about abuse of women personnel for 20 years
Women of Honour documentary confirms pattern of discrimination and violence continues
Crisis appointments at rape crisis centre tripled after first lockdown
Unprecedented levels of stress seen among survivors of sexual violence amid pandemic

Paedophile vicar who abused girl caught when wife found vile pictures
A judge at Leeds Crown Court handed Gordon Newton an extended prison sentence and told him: “You hold yourself as a man of God, but you are nothing. You are a hypocrite"
Indecent exposure charges filed against trans woman over L.A. spa incident
Prosecutors have filed charges against a transgender woman at the center of a viral video that sparked violent protests outside a Westlake spa.
Sex offending suspect claims transgender harassment in Wi Spa case
Darren Agee Merager, who spoke exclusively The Post, denies the allegations and says that she is actually the victim of transphobic harassment.
Sex offender handed 10 more years in prison
A convicted sex offender who attempted to rape a woman during a late-night attack in public has had ten years added to the lengthy prison term he is serving for
Predatory police officer had sex with vulnerable single mum on duty
Erling Leask, of Cowgate, abused his position of power and trust by having sex one victim and indecently assaulting another
The incel subculture is infecting young men and inciting unthinkable violence against women, so why is the threat of misogyny never taken seriously?
Jake Davison from Plymouth killed his mother, a three year old girl and other innocent bystanders before turning the gun on himself – but he isn’t the first male from the involuntary celibate (incel) community to do this.
Scout master who had affair with girl, 15, avoids jail
A Scout leader who had a sexual relationship with a schoolgirl has avoided jail after a sheriff said there was no suggestion his victim had not consented.Lewis Findlay, who led an Explorers troop, was 23 while the girl was 15.Falkirk sheriff court was told that the girl, who had known Findlay since
I hear footsteps behind me, I grab my keys. This is a story about ‘nothing’ happening – so why does it keep happening?
This is a story about nothing happening. Nothing at all. So it could all be in my head; an assumption, jumping to conclusions, an unwarranted response.
U.S. Justice Department probe found sexual abuse at New Jersey women’s prison
A U.S. Justice Department investigation found that prisoners were subjected to sexual abuse at a women’s prison in New Jersey, department lawyers said on Tuesday at a news conference to announce a settlement that calls for reforms at the facility.
Women-hating ‘incel’ extremists pose new threat
Jake Davison has become a cause célèbre for women-hating “incel” extremists across the world after his rampage in Plymouth.Members of the “involuntary celibate”
Australian swimmer who took ‘misogyny’ stance says it was worth missing Olympics
An Australian swimmer who opted out of the Tokyo Olympics to protest "misogynistic perverts" in the sport said Saturday her stance for cultural change was worth more than any medal. Madeline Groves, who won two silver medals at the Rio Olympics, stunned her teammates when she pulled out of…
Carer secretly filmed sexually assaulting patient - BBC News
Benjamin Poole, 21, is jailed for six years after admitting seven offences.
PSNI officer given two year sentence for exploiting vulnerable woman
Mark Goddard (36) pleaded guilty to disclosing information from police computer system
Almost a quarter of all convicted sex offenders in Ireland considered ‘high’ or ‘very high’ risk of reoffending
Nearly a quarter of all convicted sex offenders in Ireland are considered to be at a “high” or “very high” risk of reoffending, according to a new report.

‘Young Girl’ played by athletics coach sex abuser Eric Simpson
An athletics coach who played the pop hit Young Girl to teenagers who he subjected to sexual abuse has been jailed.Eric Simpson raped one girl and subjected four other victims to indecent assaults and lewd behaviour.Simpson, 73, had denied a string of offences during a trial at the High Court in Edi
Samaritans to start listening in to calls after ‘sex meet-ups’ claims
The Samaritans charity has introduced new safeguarding measures amid allegations of incidents of helpline volunteers meeting vulnerable callers for sex.The charity, which offers a helpline service to people in emotional distress or at risk of suicide, reportedly plans to monitor phone calls in futur