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sexual assault in Washington DC too often undergo "cruel and traumatic" treatment by the police while attacks are cooked on site and never investigated, according to a pump.
campaign group Human Rights Watch is concerned that the problems in the department of the Metropolitan Police of the city are so severe that equates to "institutional tolerance of inappropriate behavior" by detectives malformed.
More than 40% of the cases examined sexual assault reported to the police by the main hospital of the city, after forensic examinations were victims, "never seem to have been studied" or documented even by the MPD, the report said today.'Capitol Offense:. Police mismanagement of sexual assault cases in the District of Columbia
Titled, The Human Rights Watch (HRW) calls for a Department of Justice investigation into the police department
"Sexual assault is the most violent crime is reported in the United States, largely because many victims fear that their case will not be taken seriously and that the police will not believe" Sara said Darehshori, Senior Human Rights Watch and author of the report.
"Unfortunately for some victims in Washington DC who courageously came forward and reported their attacks, these fears were realized."
last week, the Guardian reported the preliminary results of the investigation of HRW. It was launched amid growing alarm over certain practices in Washington, despite the serious problems that are prevalent in many police departments in the United States.
HRW case of MPD analyzed 2008-2011 and conducted 150 interviews. In addition to drawing a large number of sexual assaults and rape in the first case, MPD as "sexual assault as a crime or harm to others," the report said.
Many sexual assault were documented several disturbing or simply as "office for information only" and not monitored by detectives.
rights Rights Watch also found that the police presented the case to prosecutors for the arrest warrants were "adequately studied" that prosecutors had no choice but to refuse , resulting is closed by the police.
"Listening to tell me that I did not think it was a slap in the face. Take the air right next to me. "And where to go from there when the policeman said he don 'you think?" One rape victim told Human Rights Watch, which has retained most names of the victims and sources in the report to protect people.
Otherwise, the hospital staff told Human Rights Watch in a report from a trail of blood leading to a room where a woman was found unconscious and bleeding in the room bath and five men spent in the room. Women require emergency surgery for acute rupture of his genitals.
But sexual assault unit MPD Detective - sometimes called the sex internal team "- was indifferent
MPD is one of the 10 largest police departments in the city to the countryside.