Mon 10 May 2021
PARENTS across South Yorkshire are urged to be aware of an emerging scam where fraudsters have posed as victims' children in a bid to steal thousands of pounds.
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.
By Admin on Fri 14 Jun 2013
ROTHERHAM Borough Council boss Martin Kimber refused to fully back under-fire children’s services director Joyce Thacker in the wake of a scathing Government report into child sexual exploitation (CSE).
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 09 Jan 2013
ROTHERHAM Borough Council chief executive Martin Kimber has apologised to families let down over child sexual exploitation.
By Richard Smith on Wed 05 Dec 2012
SOUTH Yorkshire’s newly-elected Police and Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright may have to face a Commons committee looking into the Rotherham sex grooming scandal.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 03 Dec 2012
A JOURNALIST who spent two years investigating sexual exploitation in Rotherham will give evidence to MPs.
By Richard Smith on Wed 21 Nov 2012
TV personality Esther Rantzen’s ChildLine charity is looking for 10 Rotherham volunteers to join its war on child abuse.
CHILD sex abuse victims are missing out on protection because of the idea that Asian men are preying on young white girls, says a new report.
By Michael Upton on Tue 13 Nov 2012
POLICE are appealing for possible victims of a predatory South Yorkshire paedophile to come forward.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 05 Nov 2012
ROTHERHAM Borough Council boss Martin Kimber is awaiting an official summons to give evidence about child sex grooming to MPs investigating the issues.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 18 Oct 2012
SOUTH Yorkshire Police have been told to “get a grip” on Rotherham’s child grooming issue by the Home Affairs Select Committee.
By Richard Smith on Fri 05 Oct 2012
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By Gareth Dennison on Fri 05 Oct 2012
TACKLING child sex abuse has become top priority for candidates vying to be South Yorkshire’s first Police Commissioner.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 28 Sep 2012
YOUNG Rotherham girls who were exploited for sex have been let down by the social services and the police it was admitted this week.
By Richard Smith on Thu 27 Sep 2012
ROTHERHAM MP Denis MacShane has welcomed re-assurances from South Yorkshire Police that they are to put extra resources into tackling allegations of child sex abuse in the town.