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Sex offences

There is a great deal of poverty, unemployment and violence here in Alexandra.

I work closely with Jennifer Sibisi, who is the court preparation officer. When handling sexual offences, especially for those involving children, we have to be very careful. Her job is to help prepare them for court.

We deal with so many awful stories. One of the worst cases I handled was that of a disabled, mentally handicapped boy who was being abused by a stranger. It really affected me.

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