Rotherham

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Sunday, January 20, 2019

BBC editor found not guilty over the naming of sexual abuse victim in live broadcast

BBC editor found not guilty over the naming of sexual abuse victim in live broadcast

BBC editor found not guilty over the naming of abuse victim in live broadcast

An editor of BBC Asian Network was found not guilty over the naming of a sexual abuse victim during a live radio news bulletin, on Friday.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Monday, December 3, 2018

Sammy Woodhouse on Rotherham abuser: 'The shame is for him to carry, not me'

Sammy Woodhouse on Rotherham abuser: 'The shame is for him to carry, not me'

Sammy Woodhouse on Rotherham abuser: 'The shame is for him to carry, not me'

Sammy Woodhouse was groomed and raped by Arshid Hussain, but waived her anonymity to campaign for greater protection for women and children affected by grooming

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Rotherham MP calls for ‘immediate guidance’ after Council invited rapist to apply for parental rights to victim’s son

Rotherham MP calls for ‘immediate guidance’ after Council invited rapist to apply for parental rights to victim’s son

Rotherham MP calls for ‘immediate guidance’ to stop abusers accessing children

Sarah Champion, the Labour MP for Rotherham has said the Government must issue “immediate” and “clear guidance” after it was revealed that local authorities had invited Sammy Woodhouse’s abuser to apply for parental rights to her son.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

MPs join Rotherham victim in campaign against abusers having access to their children

MPs join Rotherham victim in campaign against abusers having access to their children

MPs join Rotherham victim in campaign against abusers having access to children

Sammy Woodhouse, who was groomed in Rotherham, has waived her anonymity to speak out against the council's decision to contact her rapist and offer him the chance to see his son

Friday, November 2, 2018

Friday, November 2, 2018

Ex-police chief will face no charges over Rotherham child abuse scandal perjury claims

Ex-police chief will face no charges over Rotherham child abuse scandal perjury claims

Ex-police chief will face no charges over Rotherham abuse scandal perjury claims

Former South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright will not face any charges in relation to an allegation he lied to MPs about his knowledge of the Rotherham child sexual exploitation scandal.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Professor says he has ‘minimal confidence’ grooming gang cases will be properly dealt with

Police's attitude to grooming victims is 'shocking', says crime expert

Police's attitude to grooming victims is 'shocking', says crime expert

Criminology professor Roger Graef has said he has “minimal confidence” grooming gang cases will be adequately addressed unless the police starts taking girls seriously.

Monday, October 29, 2018

Monday, October 29, 2018

Seven men convicted of sexual exploitation of teen girls in Rotherham

Seven men convicted of sexual exploitation of teen girls in Rotherham

Seven men convicted of sexual exploitation of teen girls in Rotherham

Seven men have been convicted of multiple rapes and indecent assaults in Rotherham as part of a large-scale inquiry into historic grooming in the area

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Charlie Flinders raped the girl when she was 16

18-year-old Charlie Flinders escapes jail for raping 12-year-old

18-year-old Rotherham man escapes jail for raping 12-year-old

Charlie Flinders has been given a suspended jail sentence

Monday, January 29, 2018

Monday, January 29, 2018

Rotherham Council 'transformed' since child sex exploitation scandal, says Ofsted

Rotherham Council 'transformed' since child sex scandal, says Ofsted

'Rotherham Council 'transformed' since child sex scandal'

In 2014 Ofsted said children's services at the council had 'serious failures'

Friday, December 29, 2017

Friday, December 29, 2017

The reported attacks took place on the night of Boxing Day

Rotherham police launch investigation after three reported sex assaults in 40 minutes

Rotherham police investigating after three reported sex assaults in 40 minutes

The reported attacks took place between 8.50 and 9.30pm

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

Craig Lewis will serve 16 years in jail

Craig Lewis: 'Despicable' paedophile who forced victim to watch sex acts jailed

'Despicable' paedophile who forced victim to watch sex acts jailed

Craig Lewis was found guilty of child grooming, sexual assault and causing a child to watch a sex act

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Home Office rejects suggestions Amber Rudd made commitment to campaigners for Orgreave inquiry

Home Office rejects suggestions Amber Rudd promised an Orgreave inquiry

Home Office rejects suggestions Amber Rudd promised an Orgreave inquiry

The Home Secretary announced there would be no inquiry into the confrontation during the 1984 clash with miners at a Rotherham coking plant