Defilement Cases Up in Lira District – ChimpReports

Defilement Cases Up in Lira District

Lira recorded the highest number of defilement cases

By Geoffrey Omara

At least 1088 children have been defiled in the different parts of  Lango sub region, viagra 100mg the regional child and family protection officer of Central North has said.

Mr Lawerence Omara Ogole told Journalists at Apac central police station that the rate of child abuse is on the rise.

“Our children are now at risk because most of them are being neglected and abandoned by their parents, price ” Mr Omara said on Friday.

He said the increase in defilement cases was because of misuse of drugs and alcohol.

“Many people especially defilers, cost commit  offences under the influence of alcohol or narcotics” Mr Omara said.

He added that Lira district has the highest number of defilement cases, followed by Oyam and then Apac.

Others district with many defilement cases include, Dokolo, Alebtong, Otuke, Kole and Amolarar.

He said that most defilement suspects have been arrested and prosecuted in the courts of law.

Mr Odur Micheal, the officer in charge of the police child and family protection unit in Apac, said 80 defilement cases have been reported this year.

 Anti- crime campaign.

The Acting District police commander Mr Chemutai Kalifani said the police in Apac has started a sensitization drive aimed at reducing crime rate in the district.

“Our emphasis will be put on child sacrifice, child labor, defilement, rape, mob justice and witchcraft” he explained.



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