Mirjana was ordered to come to the police station where she was put in a prison cell and then forced into a government car by which she was taken back to Sarajevo. The police ordered her not to return to Medjugorje under threat of arrest. She was then expelled from her high school and no other school would take her. A family friend finally helped to get her enrolled in a school for delinquent students in Sarajevo. The Secret Police picked Mirjana up from her apartment every morning to interrogate her before school to try to force a confession from her that she and the other visionaries were lying about their experiences. All the while, Our Lady continued to appear to Her every day in her family’s apartment. In Medjugorje, on August 30, Ivanka asked Our Lady about Mirjana. Our Lady said:
And the visionaries saw Mirjana crying.