Increases in reports of sexual assault

Increases in the number of police reports into sexual violence jumped dramatically in March, a surge attributed to discussion around consent, driven by young women like Chanel Contos and Brittany Higgins.

Reporter Sahar Foladi has the story
Twitter: @SaharFoladi

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