Sexual Abuse

11 rape counts, 5 charged in September [STATS]

Five people were charged with rape and appeared in High Courts in Fiji, with a 12-year-old and 13-old among the victims. The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) today released statistics on the number of formal indictments filed in the High Courts of Fiji. 5 people charged in 11 separate incidents of rape. Of the […]

Verleshwar Singh

October 1, 2015 9:32 pm

Five people were charged with rape and appeared in High Courts in Fiji, with a 12-year-old and 13-old among the victims.

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) today released statistics on the number of formal indictments filed in the High Courts of Fiji.

  • 5 people charged in 11 separate incidents of rape.
  • Of the 4 victims, one was a 12-year-old and the other a 13-year-old.
  • cases were discontinued before the courts after discontinuances (Nolle Prosequi).
Photo: ODPP
Photo: ODPP
Photo: ODPP
Photo: ODPP

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