18,000 cases of child abuse

As at April second, the Children’s Authority says it's recorded more than 18,000 cases of abuse of children in this country since it began its operations.

Rhonda Gregoire-Roopchan, Manager of the Registry and Investigation Unit at the authority, says they've learnt how to prioritise because the extent of the problem can be overwhelming.

Jessie-May Ventour has more.