Lea, Susan J.; Lanvers, Ursula and Shaw, Steve
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|DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link:||http://doi.org/10.1093/bjc/43.3.583|
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This study sought to develop a profile of rape cases within a Constabulary in the South West of England, and identity factors associated with attrition. All cases of rape or attempted rape of a female or male over the age of 16 from 1996 to 2000 were identified. Quantitative and qualitative data on 379 cases was collected using the CIS and questionnaires sent to the relevant Chief Investigating Officer. The profile of attrition differed in several respects from previous research. Analysis of the extensive written comments provided by the officers afforded insight into the police perspective on rape. The findings are discussed with reference to future research and practice.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Academic Unit/Department:||Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Languages and Applied Linguistics
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
|Interdisciplinary Research Centre:||Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)|
|Depositing User:||Ursula Lanvers|
|Date Deposited:||16 Mar 2009 12:01|
|Last Modified:||27 Aug 2016 04:49|
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