N.J. hotline set up to report priest sex abuse…

N.J. hotline set up to report priest sex abuse…overwhelmed by number of callers…:

“A week after the state Attorney General’s office launched a special task force
to investigate allegations of sexual abuse within the Catholic dioceses
of New Jersey, a dedicated call-in center to allow victims to speak
with investigators has been all but overwhelmed.

“The hotline has been receiving a high volume of calls – such that
additional staff was assigned to receive calls – and some of the calls
are reporting multiple victims of abuse,” acknowledged Peter Aseltine, a
spokesman for the Division of Criminal Justice…”