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Rotherham sex scandal: More than 160 officers facing claims they ignored victims' pleas

Rotherham sex scandal: More than 160 officers facing claims they ignored victims' pleas

Country: 
United Kingdom (UK)
News Date: 
26/08/2015
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) has already identified 60 officers as part of a major investigation into the scandal, and 100 others are in their sights. The watchdog is examining whether or not disciplinary or even legal action should be brought against police officers who are accused of ignoring victims' claims that they were being sexually trafficked and abused. The revelations came as a  

Investigators are ramping up their probe a year on from the publication of the explosive Jay Report, which uncovered the shocking scale of child rape, trafficking and grooming going on in the South Yorkshire town. 

Admin: Sept 2017 - This probe has resulted in how many police officers being disciplined/dismissed/prosecuted?