Policing Male Rape and Sexual Assault
Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 72, pp. 67-86, 2008
20 Pages Posted: 2 Dec 2008
Date Written: January 1, 2008
This article examines the way in which the police in England and Wales respond to allegations of male rape and sexual assault. It includes reference to interviews conducted by the author with male complainants. The article also questions the claim that male rape and sexual assault complainants receive better treatment by the criminal justice system than female rape complainants.
Keywords: Rape, sexual assault, police, attrition, bias, sexuality
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