Senior Deputy District Attorney Burke E. Strunsky is a passionate and powerful crusader in the fight against violent crime. Sadly, many of the criminals he prosecutes have committed heinous acts of molestation and murder against the most innocent and defenseless victims: children. These kinds of cases are arguably the most emotionally taxing for any prosecutor, jury, and judge to endure.

Murder victims are [tragically] forever silenced. Child molestation survivors are eternally robbed of the innocence of youth and many battle lifelong emotional scars.

On a broader scale, we all wish to live in a peaceful and safe society. Violent crimes disrupt our communal sense of peace and well-being and incite fear. The hope for justice against violent criminals is the strongest hope that living victims, grieving families and Americans at large may have.

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