Rape

Christopher Pryde: Better Support For Rape Victims Needed
NEWS

Christopher Pryde: Better Support For Rape Victims Needed

Director of Public Prosecutions Christopher Pryde says there is an urgent need to provide a better coordinated syste...

8 Victims Under The Age Of 18 Years In June Serious Sexual Offences Stats
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8 Victims Under The Age Of 18 Years In June Serious Sexual Offences Stats

The following data is authorised for release by the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) and relates...

‘Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing’ Gets 20 Years In Prison For Rape
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‘Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing’ Gets 20 Years In Prison For Rape

Suva High Court judge Justice Salesi Temo yesterday called Jone Cokanauto “a wolf in sheep’s clothing” before ...

Juveniles And Youths Charged With Rape
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Juveniles And Youths Charged With Rape

Six accused, three of them juveniles, appeared in the Lautoka Magistrate’s Court yesterday charged with the rape o...

Cokanauto Found Guilty
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Cokanauto Found Guilty

Pastor Jone Cokanauto of Jezreel Lion of Judah has been found guilty of all five counts of rape, four counts of inde...

Grandfather remanded in rape case
NATION

Grandfather remanded in rape case

A 65-year-old grandfather charged for the rape and sexual assault of his granddaughter has been further remanded. Th...

I Am Faithful to My Wife,  Pastor tells High Court
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I Am Faithful to My Wife, Pastor tells High Court

Pastor Jone Cokanauto of Jezreel Lion of Judah Church told the High Court in Suva yesterday that he was faithful to ...

Judge Acquits Man Of Rape
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Judge Acquits Man Of Rape

A 27-year-old man charged with the rape of his cousin was acquitted by the High Court in Suva on Monday. Judge Justi...

Ruling For Stepfather In Rape Case Today
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Ruling For Stepfather In Rape Case Today

The 15-year-old girl who allegedly became a rape victim at the hands of her step father is now terrified of men. No ...

I Felt Weak…Nothing Seemed Real: Complainant Tells Court
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I Felt Weak…Nothing Seemed Real: Complainant Tells Court

A 26-year-old complainant told the High Court in Suva yesterday that she was not in her right state of mind when the...

Rape Accused Strongly Denies Charges
NATION

Rape Accused Strongly Denies Charges

A 27-year-old man charged for the rape of his cousin repeatedly denied in court that he committed the offence. The t...

Residents Happy Rapist / Murderer Imprisoned
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Residents Happy Rapist / Murderer Imprisoned

There is joy and optimism among the residents of Vunibuabua and Lepanoni settlements in Deuba this week. They are re...

Man Gets Life Imprisonment In Deuba Rape And Murder Case
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Man Gets Life Imprisonment In Deuba Rape And Murder Case

Josua Colanaudolu convicted for the abduction, rape and murder of a 14 year old girl in Deuba in 2016 was sentenced ...

‘GUILTY’, Assessors Find Josua Colanaudolu Guilty of Murder, Rape, Abduction and Indecently Annoying Females
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‘GUILTY’, Assessors Find Josua Colanaudolu Guilty of Murder, Rape, Abduction and Indecently Annoying Females

Assessors at the High Court in Suva yesterday unanimously found Josua Colanaudolu guilty of murder, rape, abduction ...

Murder, Rape Accused To Take Witness Stand Today
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Murder, Rape Accused To Take Witness Stand Today

Josua Colanaudolu, who is on trial for murder, multiple rapes and abduction, will be taking the witness stand today ...

Court Hears of Colanaudolu’s  Alleged Murder Confession
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Court Hears of Colanaudolu’s Alleged Murder Confession

A detective has told the High Court in Suva of the alleged confession made by Josua Colanaudolu, who is on trial for...

Man, 3 Juveniles Face Court for Sexual Assault, Rape Charges
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Man, 3 Juveniles Face Court for Sexual Assault, Rape Charges

Three juveniles and a 32-year-old man are being charged with sexual assault and attempted rape of a teenage girl. Th...

3 Charged with Rape in Navua
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3 Charged with Rape in Navua

Three juveniles have been charged for their alleged involvement in the rape of an 18 year old woman in Navua on Mond...

ODPP April Stats Show 8 Rape Victims under the Age of 18, 7 Incidents where Accused and Victim Related
NATION

ODPP April Stats Show 8 Rape Victims under the Age of 18, 7 Incidents where Accused and Victim Related

Thirteen people were charged with a total of 32 separate incidents in April, says the office of the Director of Pros...

Alleged Rape Cases
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Alleged Rape Cases

A 60 year old farmer will be produced at the Nausori Magistrates Court today charged with the alleged rape of his 1 ...

Father Told Rape Trauma On Daughter Will Haunt Her For A Lifetime
NATION

Father Told Rape Trauma On Daughter Will Haunt Her For A Lifetime

The experience of a daughter being raped by her father “…will no doubt haunt her throughout her life.” These w...

Rape Accused 4 Denies Charges
NATION

Rape Accused 4 Denies Charges

Four men alleged to have raped two women pleaded not guilty at the High Court in Suva yesterday. Wame Baleimakogai, ...

Doctor Tells Court Of Complainant’s Bruises
NATION

Doctor Tells Court Of Complainant’s Bruises

The doctor who examined an alleged rape complainant told the High Court in Suva yesterday that the complainant was i...

Victim Tells Account Of Alleged Rape
NATION

Victim Tells Account Of Alleged Rape

  A 19-year-old complainant of rape took the witness stand yesterday to testify how her night out with her uncl...

Man accused of raping girl, 15, on $1000 bail
NATION

Man accused of raping girl, 15, on $1000 bail

A 32-year-old dairy farmer charged with rape was granted bail yesterday in the sum of $1000 but with strict bail con...

Man Gets 13 years And 9 Months For Rape
NATION

Man Gets 13 years And 9 Months For Rape

A 64-year-old man has been jailed for 13 years and nine months by the High Court in Suva for raping his 17-year-old ...

Rape accused pleads not guilty
NATION

Rape accused pleads not guilty

A man charged with one count of rape, pleaded not guilty at the High Court in Labasa yesterday. The court heard tha...

Ex-Policeman Denies Rape Allegation
NEWS

Ex-Policeman Denies Rape Allegation

A 47-year-old police officer who allegedly raped a teenage girl in an old gym in Nasese denied all the allegations a...

Man, 30, Allegedly Raped Daughter, 13
NATION

Man, 30, Allegedly Raped Daughter, 13

  A man in his 30s is in Police custody after he allegedly raped his 13-year-old daughter. Police spokesperson ...

Letters To the Editor, 5th January, 2017
Letters

Letters To the Editor, 5th January, 2017

Tsunami alert Fulori Turaga, Suva It is really interesting to note how some people still don’t take warnings or al...

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