What will this act do? Registrants will have to inform the police if they change their name or address within three days instead of 14 at present, and disclose if they spend seven days or more away from their home. This means it will be a criminal offence for two year-olds to kiss in public.
The Home Office acknowledges that sexual approaches to children online are increasing, with more than a dozen men who made contact with their child victims on the internet imprisoned in the past three years for sexual abuse and rape. The Sexual Offences Act is 46 years old and mostly consolidated laws drawn up in the 19th century, an era when paedophilia was not recognised.
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He said predator inmates tend to fit a certain profile and would be more than happy to exploit you if they see any vulnerabilities.
In future any sexual intercourse with a child aged 12 or younger will be treated as rape. Defendants would have to prove they made "reasonable" efforts to ensure their sexual partner consented. Ministers also want to bring forward measures to tackle emerging threats, such as sex trafficking and paedophiles who ensnare children via the internet.