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Rapists use social media to cover their tracks, police warned

Rapists use social media to cover their tracks, police warned

Police and Crown Prosecution Service conference on rape hears attackers are increasingly creating false narratives online
Woman in rape clinic, with head in hands, posed my a model
Rapists have sometimes contacted victims the next day by text or social media, thanking them for a sexual encounter. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA

Rapists are increasingly exploiting social media to cover their tracks and mislead investigators, a joint conference by police and prosecutors on rape was told on Wednesday .

At the police and the Crown Prosecution Service’s first joint initiative on rape, prosecutors said they had established an emerging pattern of behaviour where rapists constructed “false narratives” after the crime. One technique described involved rapists contacting victims the next day, sometimes by text or social media, thanking them for a sexual encounter. Defendants can try to rely on such messages should there be a trial. …

http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/jan/28/rapists-social-media-cover-tracks-police-cps-rape?CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2

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