(London Mirror) Fourteen sex offenders dodged the courts after admitting their guilt and apologising to their victims, who were all under 13
More than a dozen child rapists have avoided prosecution – by simply saying sorry.
Fourteen sex offenders dodged the courts AFTER admitting their guilt by apologising to their young victims – all aged under 13.
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Astonishingly, they were all dealt with by way of a community resolution – originally designed to dispose of minor offences and yob behaviour, the Birmingham Mail reports.
In the West Midlands, resolutions were also used on 14 people who committed GBH with intent, two caught with a knife on school premises and on 86 who willfully neglected a child.