NewsA number of sexual assaults reported in Haliburton County haven’t made it to court SHARE ON: Kaitlin Livingston, contributor, Friday, Feb. 10th, 2017 Photo credit: suppliedAlmost half of the sexual assaults reported in Haliburton County over the last five years didn’t make it to court. That’s the finding of a 20 month long investigation by the Globe and Mail. The paper reports the national number is 19-percent but here in Haliburton County it’s 48 per cent. Kawartha Sexual Assault Center, Executive Director, Sonya Vellenga says the police deemed those reports baseless and unfounded. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Sexual-Assault-V1.mp3Vellenga says victims need to be believed and supported when they share their story.She says OPP is taking a critical look at this information, and identifying some reports that may need a second look.