16 Aug 2022

Agency failures allowed thousands of children in care to be abused, Crown officials concede

From Morning Report, 8:46 am on 16 August 2022

Crown officials have conceded that failures by multiple agencies allowed thousands of children in its care to be abused over decades.

Monday was the first day of a two-week hearing before the Royal Commission into Abuse in Care, examining the actions of Crown agencies.

Jamie Tahana is following the hearing.