We are aware of a number of social media posts circulating which may identify potential victims of sexual offences in connection with the live investigation into Reynhard Sinaga.
We would like to stress that under the Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 2000, victims of sexual offences have a lifelong right to anonymity and therefore any post which identifies victims of sexual offences constitutes a criminal offence. Additionally these posts risk jeopardising an ongoing investigation into serious crime.
Please be mindful when sharing any social media posts.
Unless a crime has been committed or someone is in immediate danger, the police are unlikely to intervene in civil disputes. However, we’ll put you in touch with the groups and organisations who can help. Complete the sentence below to get the advice you need to resolve your dispute as quickly and amicably as possible.
I’m having a dispute with a neighbour about their children’s toys, such as balls or frisbees, in my garden
Involving the police in this type of issue is not always the best course of action as a first response. It can escalate the issue and cause more problems for both parties.
If possible, speak to your neighbour about the problem and try and resolve it between you.
Please note, if you keep the toys and refuse to give them back, you may eventually end up facing prosecution yourself.