Twelve of the 15 victims charged with a total of 35 counts of separate incidents in September were under the age of 18 years.

These offenses included 29 rape cases, 1 case of indecent assault and 5 sexual assault cases.

For the month of September alone, it has been reported that a 61 year old grandfather raped his three grand-daughters.

It has been the common trend where the victims and the accused persons were related to one another.

Such is also the case for the 29 rape cases released by the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions where there were 8 incidents where the victims and the accused persons were related to one another.

There were15 people charged with a total of 35 counts of separate incidents in September and of the 15 people charged, one was a 15-year-old boy who was charged with the rape of a 14-year- old girl.

A 61 – year-old grandfather was charged with multiple counts of rape and sexual assault of his granddaughters.

He is alleged to have raped and sexually assaulted his 8 – year – old, 10 – year – old and two 11 – year – old granddaughters.

In another incident a 42 – year – old man was charged with the rape of his 12 – year -old stepdaughter.

There was one incident where a 32-year – old man was charged with the rape and assault of his 37-year-old de facto partner.

A 42 – year – old man was charged with the rape of his 16 – year – old niece while a 20 – year – old man was charged with the rape of his 16-year-old cousin.

There was one incident where a 26 – year – old man was charged with the rape of his 15- year – old girlfriend.

In a separate incident, a 53 – year – old man was charged with the rape and sexual assault of a 15 – year – old male employee.

There was one incident where a 55 – year -old man was charged with the rape, indecent assault, assault and criminal intimidation of a 20 – year-old woman.

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