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Transgender accused policy

Prosecution policy explaining how prosecutors will deal with cases in which the person accused of a crime is transgender.

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Guidance for prosecutors for dealing with cases in which the accused person is transgender.

It contains general guidance, details how prosecutors should deal with cases where it is alleged a transgender person has committed a sexual offence involving non-disclosure of their birth gender, and sets out factors to consider in deciding whether a criminal offence has been committed and whether to prosecute.