All documents relating to protocols developed by the NSW Police Force in August 2014 for non-government agencies to use when notifying them of historical allegations of child sexual assault.
(We note the existence of such protocols was identified in the NSW Ombudsman’s Issues Paper 8: Experiences of Police and Prosecution Responses – a copy of which is annexed here).
- The number of “blind reports” received from non-government agencies notifying of historical allegations of child sexual assault by Local Area Command in:
- 2016 to date
NB blind reports are reports of child sexual abuse where the non-government organisation does not disclose the identity of the victim to the police, despite being aware of the victim’s identity
- all of any MOU’s entered into, negotiated or signed regarding the reporting of child sexual abuse by NGOs on or from 1 July 2014 (please see attached memo of 10 July 2014 to assist with your searches).