Thu 18 Jan 2018
THE youth centre co-founded by a man convicted of possessing child abuse images has closed while it works with the council’s safeguarding board.
By Phil Turner on Tue 17 Dec 2013
POLICE are looking for sex attack suspect after a 15-year-old girl was indecently assaulted in Edlington last month.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 12 Dec 2013
THE first witnesses will be heard next Tuesday in a Parliamentary inquiry being led by Sarah Champion into child sexual exploitation.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 11 Dec 2013
A REVIEW by Barnardo’s praised the commitment of Rotherham Borough Council and other agencies in tackling child sexual exploitation.
By Admin on Wed 04 Dec 2013
TWO men have been handed life sentences in prison for a catalogue of sex crimes against teenage boys as young as 13.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 22 Nov 2013
COUNCILLOR Jahangir Akhtar has resumed his deputy leader duties after police cleared him over allegations he knew about a teenage girl being groomed.
By Amy Westby on Wed 16 Oct 2013
A MAN hunt is underway and police are appealing for information after a sex attack at a property in Wath.
By Admin on Fri 11 Oct 2013
A ROTHERHAM woman and five men from Sheffield are set for trial after denying a combined 70 child sex abuse charges.
By Admin on Wed 25 Sep 2013
A ROTHERHAM man convicted of unlawful sexual activity with a child has been recalled to prison for breaching his licence.
By Admin on Fri 20 Sep 2013
ROTHERHAM’S child sex abuse inquiry will cover a 16-year period and investigate if council staff played down grooming because of ethnic tensions, it has been revealed.
By Admin on Wed 18 Sep 2013
POLICE commissioner Shaun Wright kept his silence this week on calls for him to resign while inquiries are held into how police and council officials dealt with child sex abuse.
By Admin on Fri 06 Sep 2013
ROTHERHAM Borough Council has announced an independent enquiry into child sexual exploitation.
By Admin on Wed 04 Sep 2013
A MAN from Conisbrough has been charged with 32 sexual offences against children including rape.
By Admin on Tue 27 Aug 2013
DEPUTY council leader Jahangir Akhtar has stepped down following allegations he knew about a relationship between a grooming suspect and a teenage girl in care.
By Admin on Sat 22 Jun 2013
A ROTHERHAM woman has been charged with 41 child prostitution offences — some dating back to when she was just 15 years old.
By Admin on Tue 18 Jun 2013
IT has been another difficult week for Rotherham Council, which faced widespread criticism following a no-holds-barred Government report which said the council had been more concerned with saving face than tackling child sexual exploitation.