Children's Commissioner Judge Andrew Becroft says we need to reassess our approach to the youth justice system.
The former MSD employee has since been convicted on multiple counts of rape and indecent assault.
But Internal Affairs says it's actually almost doubling the size of its team.
The law change comes after an eight-year-old girl was raped and murdered.
The inquiry will look into instances of abuse only between 1950 and 1999.
Church leaders have met with the head of the Royal Commission into abuse in state care, Sir Anand Satyanand.
She left the young children in the care of her two 12-year-olds.
She says she was unaware her two-year-old ate any of the dish.
"I don't think I did anything wrong... because you're supposed to put God first."
A 28-year-old man and 30-year-old woman have been charged.
She believed denying the child food would rid him of a demon.
In the mother's defence, the girls had their seatbelts on.
The 13 Turpin children escaped in January after being shackled, starved and tortured for years.
"I truly feel as though our daughter is being abused... and that her life could possibly be in danger."
It comes after yet another awful case in Auckland - a four-month-old with 16 fractures.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern joined Lisa Owen to talk Russia, child poverty and the youth camp incident. .
The injuries to her skull, ribs and limbs were sustained over a period of time.
One ingredient in cellphone batteries is being mined by exploited African kids.