Sarah Payne

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18 Jul 2017 - BBC News
 The brothers of murdered schoolgirl Sarah Payne have spoken for the first time of their guilt in not being able to save her. The eight-year-old was abducted and murdered by paedophile Roy Whiting in 2000. Speaking to Channel 5, Luke and Lee Payne...
04 Apr 2012 - Daily mail
The identities of more than 160 child sex offenders have been exposed during the first year of the "Sarah's Law" scheme, which allows worried parents to check on anyone who has regular access to their children. The project is named...
04 Apr 2011 - BBC News
A scheme allowing parents to check if someone in contact with their child is a sex offender now extends to all 43 police forces in England and Wales. The Metropolitan Police is the last force to join the scheme piloted and gradually rolled out since...
08 Mar 2011 - BBC News
Public meetings are beginning in north Wales to explain a new scheme often known as Sarah's Law to protect children from sex offenders. North Wales Police will explain to people in Llandudno and Bangor the effects of the Child Sex Offenders...
04 Jan 2011 - The Guardian
Child abuse campaigner says her daughter's killer would be free without its work. The campaigner Sara Payne has criticised the government's decision to break up the Forensic Science Service. She said her daughter Sarah's killer, Roy...
29 Nov 2010 - BBC News
A law being brought in to protect children from sex offenders will be undermined because it is too easy for them to change their name without informing the authorities, a children's charity has warned. Kidscape is calling on the Home Office to...
11 Apr 2007 - The Times
The Home Office backed down yesterday over plans to introduce a US-style "Megan's law" to deal with child sex offenders living in the community. Parents will not be given the right to information about paedophiles in their...
19 Jun 2006 - BBC News
A government minister is being sent to the US to examine the Megan's Law system, which deals with sex offenders. Gerry Sutcliffe is being dispatched by home secretary John Reid, to see how the law works and whether a British version could be...
24 Nov 2004 - The Evening Times
The mothers of murder victims Sarah Payne and Mark Cummings met at a conference today to discuss plans to protect youngsters. They gathered in Airdrie at the fourth annual conference of the Moira Anderson Foundation which offers support to families...
25 Jun 2004 - BBC News
Convicted killer Rickie Tregaskis has been found guilty of carrying out a razor attack on Roy Whiting, the man who murdered schoolgirl Sarah Payne. Tregaskis, 35, from Jersey, was found guilty of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm in...