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Street Harassment is a criminal offence..

To clarify: The offence is created by section 5 of the Public Order Act 1986: “(1) A person is guilty of an offence if he: (a) uses threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour, or disorderly behaviour, or (b) displays any writing, sign or other visible representation which is threatening, abusive or insulting, within the … Continued