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9.9 Appendix - List of Offences (Home Office Circular 16/2005)

Taken from Home Office Circular 16/2005

Murder

Manslaughter

Infanticide

Kidnapping

False Imprisonment

Assault or battery

Indecent exposure - Section 4 Vagrancy Act 1824

Indecent exposure - Section 28 Town Police Clauses Act 1847

Conspiring or soliciting to commit murder - Section 4 Offences Against the Person Act 1861

Administering poison, or wounding, with intent to murder - Section 11 Offences Against the Person Act 1861

Threats to kill - Section 16 Offences Against the Person Act 1861

Wounding and causing grievous bodily harm: Wounding with Intent - Section 18 Offences Against the Person Act 1861

Wounding and causing grievous bodily harm: Inflicting bodily injury - Section 20 Offences Against the Person Act 1861

Maliciously administering poison - Section 23 Offences Against the Person Act 1861

Abandonment of children under two - Section 27 Offences Against the Person Act 1861

Assault occasioning actual bodily harm - Section 47 Offences Against the Person Act 1861

Child stealing - Section 56 Offences Against the Person Act 1861

Drunk in charge of a child under 7 years - Section 2 Licensing Act 1902

Cruelty to children - Section 1 Children and Young Persons Act 1933

Allowing persons under 16 to be in brothels - Section 3 Children and Young Persons Act 1933

Causing or allowing persons under 16 to be used for begging - Section 4 Children and Young Persons Act 1933

Give / cause to be given intoxicating liquor to a child under 5 years - Section 5 Children and Young Persons Act 1933

Exposing children under seven to risk of burning - Section 11 Children and Young Persons Act 1933

Prohibition against persons under 16 taking part in performances endangering life and limb - Section 23 Children and Young Persons Act 1933

Infanticide - Section 1 Infanticide Act 1938

Rape - Section 1 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Procurement of a woman by threats - Section 2 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Procurement of a woman by false pretences - Section 3 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Administering drugs to obtain or facilitate intercourse - Section 4 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Intercourse with a girl under 13 - Section 5 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Intercourse with a girl under 16 - Section 6 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Intercourse with defective - Section 7 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Procurement of defective - Section 9 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Incest by a man - Section 10 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Incest by a woman - Section 11 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Buggery where the victim is under 16* - Section 12 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Indecency between men (gross indecency) - Section 13 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Indecent assault on a woman - Section 14 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Indecent assault on a man - Section 15 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Assault with intent to commit buggery - Section 16 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Abduction of a woman by force or for the sake of her property - Section 17 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Abduction of unmarried girl under 18 from parent or guardian - Section 19 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Abduction of unmarried girl under 16 from parent or guardian - Section 20 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Abduction of defective from parent or guardian Section 21 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Causing prostitution of women - Section 22 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Procuration of girl under 21 - Section 23 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Detention of a woman in a brothel or other premises - Section 24 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Permitting a girl under 13 to use premises for intercourse - Section 25 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Permitting a girl between 13 and 16 to use premises for intercourse - Section 26 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Permitting defective to use premises for intercourse - Section 27 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Causing or encouraging prostitution of, or intercourse with, or indecent assault on, girl under 16 - Section 28 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Causing or encouraging prostitution of defective - Section 29 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Man living on earnings of prostitution - Section 30 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Women exercising control over prostitute - Section 31 Sexual Offences Act 1956

Sexual intercourse with patients - Section 128 Mental Health Act 1959

Indecent conduct towards young child - Section 1 Indecency with Children Act 1960

Aiding, abetting, counselling or procuring the suicide of a child or young person -

Section 2 Suicide Act 1961

Procuring others to commit homosexual acts (by procuring a child to commit an act of buggery with any person, or procuring any person to commit an act of buggery with a child) - Section 4 Sexual Offences Act 1967

Living on earnings of male prostitution - Section 5 Sexual Offences Act 1967

Burglary (by entering a building or part of a building with intent to rape a child) - Section 9 Theft Act 1968

Supplying or offering to supply a Class A drug to a child, being concerned in the supplying of such a drug to a child, or being concerned in the making to a child of an offer to supply such a drug - Section 4 Misuse of Drugs Act 1971

Inciting girl under 16 to have incestuous sexual intercourse - Section 54 Criminal Law Act 1977

Indecent photographs of children - Section 1 Protection of Children Act 1978

Offence of abduction of a child by parent - Section 1 Child Abduction Act 1984

Offence of abduction of child by other persons - Section 2 Child Abduction Act 1984

Possession of indecent photographs of children - Section 160 Criminal Justice Act 1988

Abduction of Child in Care/ Police Protection… take away/induce away/assist to run away/ keep away - Section 49 Children Act 1989

Recovery of missing or unlawfully held children - Section 50 Children Act 1989

Abuse of Trust - Section 3 Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 2000

Traffic in prostitution - Section 145 Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002

Rape - Section 1 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Assault by penetration - Section 2 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Sexual assault - Section 3 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Causing a person to engage in sexual activity without consent - Section 4 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Rape of a child under 13 - Section 5 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Assault of a child under 13 by penetration - Section 6 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Sexual assault of a child under 13 - Section 7 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Causing or inciting a child under 13 to engage in sexual activity - Section 8 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Sexual Activity with a Child - Section 9 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity - Section 10 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a child - Section 11 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Causing a child to watch a sexual act - Section 12 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Child sex offences committed by a children or young persons - Section 13 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Arranging or facilitating commission of a child sex offence - Section 14 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Meeting a child following sexual grooming etc. - Section 15 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Abuse of position of trust: sexual activity with a child - Section 16 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Abuse of position of trust: causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity - Section 17 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Abuse of position of trust: sexual activity in the presence of a child - Section 18 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Abuse of position of trust: causing a child to watch a sexual act - Section 19 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Sexual activity with a child family member - Section 25 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Inciting a child family member to engage in sexual activity - Section 26 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Sexual activity with a person with a mental disorder impeding choice - Section 30 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Causing or inciting a person, with a mental disorder impeding choice, to engage in sexual activity - Section 31 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a person with a mental disorder impeding choice - Section 32 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Causing a person, with a mental disorder impeding choice, to watch a sexual act - Section 33 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Inducement, threat or deception to procure sexual activity with a person with a mental disorder - Section 34 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Causing a person with a mental disorder to engage in or agree to engage in sexual activity by inducement, threat or deception - Section 35 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Engaging in sexual activity in the presence, procured by inducement, threat or deception, of a person with a mental disorder - Section 36 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Causing a person with a mental disorder to watch a sexual act by inducement, threat or deception - Section 37 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Care workers: sexual activity with a person with a mental disorder - Section 38 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Care workers: causing or inciting sexual activity - Section 39 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Care workers: sexual activity in the presence of a person with a mental disorder - Section 40 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Care workers: causing a person with a mental disorder to watch a sexual act - Section 41 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Paying for the sexual services of a child - Section 47 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Causing or inciting child prostitution or pornography - Section 48 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Controlling a child prostitute or a child involved in pornography - Section 49 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Arranging or facilitating child prostitution or pornography - Section 50 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Causing or inciting prostitution for gain - Section 52 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Controlling prostitution for gain - Section 53 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Trafficking into the UK for sexual exploitation - Section 57 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Trafficking within the UK for sexual exploitation - Section 58 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Trafficking out of the UK for sexual exploitation - Section 59 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Administering a substance with intent - Section 61 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Committing an offence with intent to commit a sexual offence (in a case where the intended offence was an offence against Section 62 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Trespass with intent to commit a sexual offence (in a case where the intended offence was an offence against a child) - Section 63 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Exposure - Section 66 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Voyeurism - Section 67 Sexual Offences Act 2003

Trafficking people for exploitation - Section 4 Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, etc.) 2004

Causing or allowing the death of a child or vulnerable adult - Section 5 Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004

A reference to an offence in this list includes:

a reference to an attempt, conspiracy or incitement to commit that offence, and a reference to aiding, abetting, counselling or procuring the commission of that offence.

Unless stated otherwise, the victim of the offences listed above will be under 18.

Cautions for the offences listed above will apply


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