At least 3 cases of campus sexual assault in Birmingham every year, FOI data shows

The West Midlands police recorded 21 instances of sexual assaults on campus in Birmingham in the last 5 years. A Freedom of Information Request was filed in August 2018, seeking the number of rapes and sexual assaults in university campuses in Birmingham in the last 5 years. The request also sought the outcomes of the …

Sexual assault on campus: what are Birmingham universities doing?

In the wake of the #MeToo movement, a Freedom of Information (FOI) request was sent to major universities in Birmingham seeking the number of sexual assaults committed on campus in the last 5 years. In the FOI response, University of Birmingham said 10 cases were filed by students in the last 5 academic years. The …

“Over 80% of RSVP support clients are female” – Read the full Siobhan Blair interview

I spoke to Siobhan Blair, independent sexual violence advocate at the Rape and Sexual Violence Project about campus sexual assault. This was an email interview and is presented in a question-answer format: *Siobhan did not prefer her photograph be published on the blog How difficult can it be for students to report a rape or …