Crown Prosecution Service (CPS)

Rape Justice provides education and training for prosecution lawyers, solicitors and case workers.

Examples of training sessions offered include;

  • The use of expert witnesses in sexual crime
  • Memory and sex crime
  • Sexual predators; behaviours and characteristics
  • Rape victim; behaviours and characteristics
  • Child sex abuse survivors; behaviours and characteristics
  • Sexual offences legislation
  • Implications of the Stern Review for those working in sexual crime.
  • Improving court room skills in cases of acquaintance or partner rape
  • Exploring prosecuting techniques in rape trials
  • EHRC ; the new public sector equality duty and its relation to victims of sexual crime