A woman will face court on a charge of criminal neglect following a recent investigation.
On Thursday 29 October, Detectives from the Special Crimes Investigation Section arrested a woman from the southern suburbs for criminal neglect and aggravated assault.
Police will allege that a girl in her care suffered harm due to neglect.
The extensive investigation comprised of local District Detectives and specialist areas of SAPOL over the past several months.
The 51-year-old woman has been bailed to appear in the Christies Beach Magistrates Court on 16 December.