In less than two years, there were 81 cases of child abuse in Crete.
According to a research of Institution of Child Health, 8 out of 10 children -aged 11 to 16 year old- are victims of abuse.
Heraklion sets a “record”, with 38 cases of sexual abuse and 17 cases of physical abuse.
In the last two years, local Police in Chania has denouncements for 8 cases of sexual abuse and 8 cases of physical abuse.
3 cases of sexual abuse and another 3 for child abuse have been reported in Lassithi, and 4 cases have been reported in Rethymnon.