40 CONVICTIONS FOR CRIMES AGAINST WOMEN AND CHILDREN IN JUNE
KWAZULUNATAL police’s Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences (FCS) units managed to secure 40 convictions last month for crimes against women and children.
A total of 223 suspects were arrested for crimes including rape, sexual and common assault, concealment of birth, kidnapping and exposing of genitals.
Convictions included 11 life terms and a combined 443 years in prison for offenders.
KZN acting provincial commissioner MajorGeneral Bheki Langa said those convicted will have their names put in the National Register for Sexual Offenders.