Wed 13 Dec 2017
THREE men who tortured and locked a vulnerable man in a cupboard in his own home after taking over his property have been jailed for a total of 34 years.
By Antony Clay on Fri 22 Sep 2017
A DEARNE Valley woman’s dream of helping sexually abused children in Cambodia by training up desperately needed counsellors has come true.
By Michael Upton on Fri 22 Sep 2017
SOUTH Yorkshire Police has ruled out a new investigation into former council managers and councillors over the Rotherham child sex abuse scandal — despite more than 16,000 people backing calls for a fresh probe.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 21 Sep 2017
A CHILD groomer who sent an explicit photo of himself to a vulnerable schoolgirl was identified after his tattoo could be seen in the indecent image, a court heard.
By Antony Clay on Mon 18 Sep 2017
A UKIP councillor challenged Rotherham Borough Council over its progress in tackling child sexual exploitation after it was revealed the council dealt with 45 cases in just three months.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 15 Sep 2017
A FORMER company director has been jailed for four years after being found guilty of historic sex offences against a schoolgirl.
By Sam Cooper on Fri 15 Sep 2017
FURIOUS sex abuse survivor Sammy Woodhouse has called for a meeting with justice secretary David Lidington after her claim for compensation was turned down — on the grounds she consented to her abuse.
By Michael Upton on Fri 15 Sep 2017
A CHILD sex abuse survivor said she was overwhelmed by the level of public support after thousands backed her call for a criminal probe into council and police officials.
By Michael Upton on Wed 13 Sep 2017
MP JOHN Healey echoed abuse survivors’ anger at former senior council figures who refused to take part in an enquiry into the Rotherham CSE scandal.
By Dave Doyle on Wed 13 Sep 2017
POLICE pay rises could affect Rotherham CSE investigations, South Yorkshire’s policing tsar suggested.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 11 Sep 2017
A CSE survivor has backed a former footballer’s new colour-coded campaign to raise awareness and get people talking.
By Adele Forrest on Mon 11 Sep 2017
A FORMER company director is facing jail after being found guilty of historic sex offences.
By Michael Upton on Fri 08 Sep 2017
A PETITION calling for a criminal investigation into former Rotherham council managers and senior police officers in connection with the town’s child sex scandal attracted more than 3,000 supporters in just 18 hours.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 08 Sep 2017
COUNCIL leader Chris Read accused past senior councillors and managers of a “miserable silence” after it emerged several refused to take part in the inquiry.
AN EXPERIENCED social care worker described one abuse case as the worst she had seen in 40 years.
By Michael Upton on Wed 06 Sep 2017
ROTHERHAM MP Sarah Champion has branded six reports published today into Rotherham’s child sex abuse scandal a “wasted opportunity” to allow the town to move forward as they did not hold any individuals to account.