Offences Against the Person
An offence under section 1 of the Criminal Attempts Act 1981 (c 47) of attempting to commit murder.
An offence under section 4 of the Offences against the Person Act 1861 (c 100).
An offence under section 1 of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007.]
An offence under section 18 of the Offences against the Person Act 1861 (c 100).
An offence under section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 1956 (c 69) or section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (c 42).
An offence under section 1 of the Criminal Attempts Act 1981 (c 47) of attempting to commit an offence under section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 1956 or section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003.
An offence under section 5 of the Sexual Offences Act 1956.
An offence under section 10 of the Sexual Offences Act 1956 alleged to have been committed with a girl under thirteen.
An offence under section 2 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003.
An offence under section 4 of the Sexual Offence
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