Police officers preying on vulnerable victims for sex in ‘abhorrent’ abuse of position, report reveals

Police officers are preying on victims and vulnerable people for sex in a “fundamental betrayal” of their public service, a new report has revealed.

A total of 415 allegations have been made against officers for “abusing their position for a sexual purpose” in three years, HM Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) said, but the true extent of the abuse is unknown.