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By David Keene
Allowing states to innovate could reduce dependency on bureaucracy
Topic - Sara Darehshori
An international organization dedicated to exposing human rights abuses across the globe has turned its attention to the nation's capital, accusing the D.C. police department in a blistering report issued Thursday of failing to investigate cases of rape and sexual assault and urging an outside oversight of the department's handling of those cases.
At least 170 reported sexual assaults — and possibly more — went uninvestigated by the D.C. police department between 2008 and 2011, according to a long-awaited report from a human rights group.
she acknowledged that collecting the statistics was an arduous, time-consuming process, she is confident in her report's methodology and underlying data.
Ms. Darehshori said the data used in the report comes directly from the police department.