Police in Busoga East has released its crime report for the months of march to June 2020.
According to the report, there were forty two defilement cases in Mayuge and one rape case, forty defilement cases in Namutumba and two rape cases, 38 defilement cases and 7 rape cases in Iganga, 38 defilement cases and five rape cases in Bugiri.
There were also twenty six defilement cases and no rape cases in Namayingo district and Bugweri district had 20 defilement cases and 4 rape cases.
The Busoga East police spokesperson James Mubi attributes the increase in such cases to parents who connive with perpetrators for monetary gain.
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