4. Sexual Abuse of Children by People in Organisations: What Offenders can Teach us about Protection

  1. Marcus Erooga
  1. Marcus Erooga2,
  2. Debra Allnock1 and
  3. Paula Telford1

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119943228.ch4

Creating Safer Organisations: Practical Steps to Prevent the Abuse of Children by Those Working with Them

Creating Safer Organisations: Practical Steps to Prevent the Abuse of Children by Those Working with Them

How to Cite

Erooga, M., Allnock, D. and Telford, P. (2012) Sexual Abuse of Children by People in Organisations: What Offenders can Teach us about Protection, in Creating Safer Organisations: Practical Steps to Prevent the Abuse of Children by Those Working with Them (ed M. Erooga), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119943228.ch4

Editor Information

  1. University of Huddersfield's Centre, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    NSPCC, UK

  2. 2

    University of Huddersfield's Centre, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 APR 2012

Book Series:

  1. The NSPCC/Wiley Series in Protecting Children

Book Series Editors:

  1. Christopher Cloke3,
  2. Jan Horwath4 and
  3. Peter Sidebotham5

Series Editor Information

  1. 3

    NSPCC, 42 Curtain Road, London EC2A 3NX, UK

  2. 4

    Department of Sociological Studies, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TU, UK

  3. 5

    Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119972693

Online ISBN: 9781119943228

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Keywords:

  • sexual abuse of children, in organizations;
  • National Offender Management Service (NOMS);
  • core participants and abuse type, perpetration;
  • ‘organisational facilitating factors’, complacent;
  • recruitment, interview, references and CRB checks;
  • organisational culture;
  • individual facilitating factors;
  • offender's profession, a part in abuse;
  • children's perceptions of abuser's dominance over them;
  • situational crime prevention, as a response

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methodology

  • The Sample

  • Findings

  • Organisational Facilitating Factors

  • Individual Facilitating Factors

  • Discussion

  • Situational Crime Prevention as a Response

  • Conclusion and Recommendations

  • References