The report said law enforcement often believe the perpetrator of the abuse.

The report said law enforcement often believe the perpetrator of the abuse, rather than the mentally impaired victim intagra user reviews . More than a third of the entire instances involve allegations of sexual assault, very few led to police intervention. Only 1 case involved the prosecution and jailing of a perpetrator. Of the full situations, over three quarters involved women as victims. The OPA record also exposed that it helped 272 disabled or mentally ill people make allegations of misuse to the police sexual abuse unit last year, which can be double the amount of cases recorded a decade ago. Related StoriesGenetic carrier screening: an interview with Don Hardison, CEO of Good Begin GeneticsUsing integrated molecular pathology to manage incidental pancreatic cysts: an interview with Dr Ananya DasAddressing quality of life needs in prostate malignancy: an interview with Professor Louis DenisThe statement was welcomed by the Minister for Community Providers Mary Wooldridge who stated that it highlighted the failure of the prior Labor federal government over 11 years to deal with violence against Victorians with disabilities.