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Is rape the perfect crime?

Rape convictions in England and Wales have fallen to a new record low.

In the year ending March 2020, 99% of rapes reported to police resulted in no legal proceedings.

In this episode of Off Limits, Bonny Turner and Sam Thompson share their stories. Their accounts include detailed accounts of rape and of suicidal thoughts.

If you’ve been affected by this story or the issues it raises, and want to talk to someone, you can contact the Samaritans for free on 116 123 or at jo@samaritans.org

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