File: Between 2011 and 2015 hundreds of statements were collected from sex workers who have lodged complaints against the police.
JOHANNESBURG - Police are mandated to help and protect and the public.
But a report by the Women&39;s Legal Centre highlights the abuse sex workers face at the hands of some officers.
The report details complaints between 2011 and 2015.
Earlier this week, eNCA&39;s Joanne Joseph spoke to the centre&39;s Stacey-Leigh Manoek.
She began by asking her about the scale of reports by sex workers against police.
* Watch the video report in the gallery above.