Posts Tagged ‘ACPO’

ACPO release Strategy for Policing Prostitution and Sexual Exploitation

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

The International Union of Sex Workers offers a cautious welcome to the new guidance from the Association of Chief Police Officers. Current law on the sex industry is confusing and complicated: sex workers are at risk of prosecution unless they work indoors in complete isolation. Legislation on brothel keeping and “controlling for gain” fail to […]

Senior police officer calls for review of law on prostitution

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

The IUSW welcomes the statements by ACPO’s lead on prostitution and sexual exploitation, Assistant Chief Constable Simon Byrne, that it is time to look again at the laws around prostitution.