Withdrawal of domestic violence cases by victims should not stop police investigating – Karen de Souza

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The withdrawal of domestic violence cases by victims should not stop the police from investigating, according to human rights activist Karen De Souza who also notes that there should not be any instances where reports of abuse are not taken at police stations.

De Souza yesterday made comments  during a special session on domestic violence for police prosecutors, probation, welfare and childcare officers, non-governmental organizations, civil society groups and other key stakeholders.

Over the years and within recent times there have been many complaints mainly by …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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