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We’ll all be rich if we give Ben Cowan-Dewar an $18 million airport – Halifax Examiner

June 14, 2019

1. SIRT is not equipped to investigate rape by cops

The Serious Incident Response Team (SIRT) is tasked with investigating police, but it has no written policies for preserving rape kit evidence and its investigators have no specialized training in dealing with victims of sexual assault.

Reporter Maggie Rahr brings us the case of Elizabeth (a pseudonym), who says she was raped twice by the same cop. Elizabeth took her experience to SIRT, but the agency is not prepared or equipped to deal with rape allegations, having no understanding of victim support.

Click here to read “Raped twice by the same cop.”

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