Category: Chase Enclade

The Cost of Ignoring the Rape Kit Backlog in Memphis

By: Chase K. Encalade In the U.S. 1 out of 5 women and 1 out of 33 me n will be sexually assaulted in their lifetimes, yet only 3% of rapists’ country-wide will ever spend a day in jail for their crime. In a country where morality and justice supposedly ring true, how has rape gone so unpunished? One reason is that law enforcement agencies country-wide, fail to give the same amount of attention to sexual assault cases that they give to other violations. It simply is not seen as a... Read More
Posted by Josh Colfer at Monday, Apr 25