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Schools: Sexual Offences

Question for Department for Education

UIN 37395, tabled on 18 May 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many cases of sexual assault have been recorded in schools in Cumbria in the last five years.

Answered on

23 May 2016

The Department for Education does not collect information on the number of sexual assaults taking place on school sites. The Government expects schools to take immediate and robust action if violent incidents occur. Schools should report criminal offences to the police.

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