Dearbhail McDonald: Sex crimes are not a laughing matter, victims deserve better
Published 06/04/2011 | 05:00
Four out of 10 girls and one in five boys are victims of rape and/or sexual assault, but only one in 10 victims report the crime
FOR the sake of balance and cool heads, let's try and wrap the garda rape joke controversy in as much benevolent spin as possible.
Excerpts from the as the yet-to-be authenticated, inadvertent recording of a conversation in a garda car include "we'll get immigration f***ing on her", and "she was living down at crusty camp, f**k sake, you never know what you might get".