Superheroes: Party for victims of sexual violence

2007-11-18 00:00

Superintendent Selva Naick, Constable Hlengiwe Ninela, Captain Darin Moodley, Inspector Elvin Freddy and Constable Buyi Gasela of the SAPS Family Violence, Child Abuse and Sexual Offences Unit at a ‘Superheroes' party for young victims of violent and sexual crimes at the Golden Horse Casino at the weekend.

The event, attended by 200 children, was a joint initiative between the Pietermaritzburg Prosecutorial office, the SAPS Family Violence, Child Abuse and Sexual Offences Unit and other various organisations.

‘The event was to honour and pay tribute to all the brave and tenacious children who were either witnesses or victims of serious and violent crimes. We want to reinforce the confidence and the spirit of those children who have been abused in their communities,' said senior public prosecutor Hithesh Heeralal.

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