Offences against Children: Compensation

Ministry of Justice written question – answered on 24th June 2019.

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Photo of Andrew Griffiths Andrew Griffiths Conservative, Burton

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what estimate his Department has made of the number of private prosecutions brought for compensation for victims of child sexual abuse in January 2017.

Photo of Edward Argar Edward Argar The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice

It is not possible to identify private prosecutions in the courts proceedings database; this would require a manual search of court records which would be of disproportionate cost.

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