More survivors of abuse have come forward, after the findings of the Jersey Care Inquiry were published yesterday.

The Chief Minister has been commenting on the report in the States Chamber this afternoon. He said it had prompted two further people to go to police and report abuse.

Senator Ian Gorst told politicians Jersey Police will continue to investigate allegations 'thoroughly and sensitively.'

In his speech he explained the following figures;

48

suspects were initially identified

22

were arrested or interviewed by police

7

were charged

4

were convicted

2

suspects are currently pending trial

13

investigations are ongoing

The Independent Jersey Care Inquiry released its findings yesterday