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Transgender effect skews crime data, says women's group Tec w

Sep 22, 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

WOMEN are in danger of being overrepresented in violent crime statistics because the police are allowing offenders to choose whether they are recorded as male or female rather than by their biological sex.

A leading women's group is predicting an upsurge in violent crime appearing to be committed by women after the National Police Chiefs' Council has confirmed that when it comes to gender "we will accept the details that an individual provides to us and treat them accordingly".

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