Rape

Republic of Fiji Military Forces Commander Confirms  Allegation of Rape, Investigation
NEWS

Republic of Fiji Military Forces Commander Confirms Allegation of Rape, Investigation

The Commander of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) Rear Admiral Viliame Naupoto has confirmed an allegatio...

13 Years for Stepdad who Raped 12-Year-Old Stepdaughter
NATION

13 Years for Stepdad who Raped 12-Year-Old Stepdaughter

A38-year-old man was sentenced to 13 years and seven months imprisonment yesterday for raping his 12-year-old stepda...

Judge to deliver summing up on rape case
NEWS

Judge to deliver summing up on rape case

Suva High Court Judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe will deliver his summing up of a rape and sexual assault case on M...

Navua Businessman Sentenced 9 Years For Rape Of Caretaker
NEWS

Navua Businessman Sentenced 9 Years For Rape Of Caretaker

A Navua businessman convicted of rape was sentenced to nine years imprisonment by the Suva High Court this afternoon...

RAPE & SEXUAL OFFENCES: 29 People Charged With A Total Of 48 Counts Of Separate Incidents
NEWS

RAPE & SEXUAL OFFENCES: 29 People Charged With A Total Of 48 Counts Of Separate Incidents

ODPP MEDIA UPDATE ODPP Rape and Sexual Offences Statistics – February 2018 The following data is authorised for re...

Taxi driver convicted of abduction, three counts of rape
NATION

Taxi driver convicted of abduction, three counts of rape

A Nausori taxi driver was convicted on three counts of rape and one count of abduction of a young person in the High...

Woman allegedly rapes female while she slept
NEWS

Woman allegedly rapes female while she slept

A 38 year old woman appeared before the Nadi Magistrates Court this afternoon charged with one count of rape of anot...

Judge grants bail in rape case
NATION

Judge grants bail in rape case

An 18-year-old man accused of rape has been released on a $1000 bail by the High Court in Suva on Monday. Josua Buet...

Two People Over 50 years old Charged with Rape, Sexual and Indecent Assault
NATION

Two People Over 50 years old Charged with Rape, Sexual and Indecent Assault

Two people more than 50 years old have been charged with rape, sexual and indecent assault respectively and the vict...

22 People Charged For Rape In January, 36-year-old Man Was Charged For Raping His 26-year-old Sister
NEWS

22 People Charged For Rape In January, 36-year-old Man Was Charged For Raping His 26-year-old Sister

ODPP Rape and Sexual Offences Statistics – January 2018 The following data is authorised for release by the Office...

Kamal Krishna Escapes From The Custody Of Correction Officers
NEWS

Kamal Krishna Escapes From The Custody Of Correction Officers

Thirty seven year old remand prisoner Kamal Krishna escaped from the custody of Correction Officers after receiving ...

Church usher  accused of rape further remanded
NATION

Church usher accused of rape further remanded

A 46-year-old church usher who is accused of allegedly raping a teenage girl inside the church toilet was further re...

Marital Rape Part Of ODPP Rape and Sexual Offences Statistics For The Month Of December 2017
NEWS

Marital Rape Part Of ODPP Rape and Sexual Offences Statistics For The Month Of December 2017

ODPP Rape and Sexual Offences Statistics – December 2017   The following data is authorised for release by th...

Fisherman Fronts Court For Alleged Rape
NEWS

Fisherman Fronts Court For Alleged Rape

A 26-year-old fisher appeared at the Suva Magistrate’s Court yesterday charged with the alleged rape of a 24-year-...

Farmer, 22, Given 12 Years For Rape Of  Village Elder
NEWS

Farmer, 22, Given 12 Years For Rape Of Village Elder

A 22-year-old subsistence farmer was sentenced to 12 years in jail yesterday by the High Court in Labasa. The farmer...

18-year-old Charged With Raping Woman
NATION

18-year-old Charged With Raping Woman

An 18-year-old unemployed youth of Lami appeared at the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday charged with the alleged ra...

Man denies raping adopted daughter
NATION

Man denies raping adopted daughter

A man who is accused of raping his three-year-old adopted daughter told the High Court in Suva yesterday that he cou...

Mother Shocked, Trusted Neighbour Accused Of  Raping Her Daughter
NATION

Mother Shocked, Trusted Neighbour Accused Of Raping Her Daughter

A mother yesterday told the High Court in Suva how she and her family had trusted a neighbour who, in return,  alle...

Rape Victim Said He Could Not Focus in School
NATION

Rape Victim Said He Could Not Focus in School

A 14-year-old boy alleged to have been raped by four of his uncles told the Suva High Court yesterday that he could ...

COURT: Mother In Court For Allegedly Raping, Assaulting Daughter
NEWS

COURT: Mother In Court For Allegedly Raping, Assaulting Daughter

A state lawyer in the case against a 45-year-old woman who allegedly raped and assaulted her 14-year-old daughter la...

COURT: Four Men In Court For Allegedly Raping  Teenager
NEWS

COURT: Four Men In Court For Allegedly Raping Teenager

A 14-year-old boy told the Suva High Court yesterday that he was raped by all four accused men who were all his uncl...

Court-BRIEFLY
NATION

Court-BRIEFLY

Man faces rape,  assault charges A 47-year-old man appeared in the High Court in Suva yesterday accused of raping a...

Wife gives evidence against husband
NATION

Wife gives evidence against husband

A woman accusing her husband of rape told the court yesterday that she did not consent to sexual intercourse on nume...

Fiji Court of Appeal Quashes 12-Year Rape Sentence
NATION

Fiji Court of Appeal Quashes 12-Year Rape Sentence

A 44-year-old man serving a 12 year sentence walked free on Friday after the Fiji Court of Appeal quashed his convic...

Man Not Guilty Of Raping His Wife, Say All Three Assessors
NATION

Man Not Guilty Of Raping His Wife, Say All Three Assessors

All three assessors, at the High Court in Suva yesterday, found a man not guilty of raping his wife. They also found...

Man Said He Just Wanted To Have Sex With Daughter:  Caution Interview Officer
NATION

Man Said He Just Wanted To Have Sex With Daughter: Caution Interview Officer

The Kadavu man charged with the rape of his daughter said all he wanted to do was to have sex with her, the Caution ...

Court Briefs: 17th August, 2017
NATION

Court Briefs: 17th August, 2017

Victim told witness about alleged rape A prosecution witness in an alleged Kadavu rape case told the Suva High Court...

Complainant tells why she did not report alleged rape
NATION

Complainant tells why she did not report alleged rape

A complainant of an alleged rape told the court yesterday that she hid the incident from being known because she did...

Dad Gets 11 Years For Raping One-Year-10 Months Old Daughter
NATION

Dad Gets 11 Years For Raping One-Year-10 Months Old Daughter

A rapist, sentenced to 11 years in jail yesterday, was told not to complain when his liberty was being taken away to...

The Cancer Of Domestic Violence and Rape is Getting Worse
Opinion

The Cancer Of Domestic Violence and Rape is Getting Worse

 What has become of society? The ever increasing do­mestic violence against women and children continue to rise an...

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