Child sex abuse trial: Alleged abuser Sajid Bostan was former police cadet
ALLEGED sex abuser Sajid Bostan has told how he wanted to become a police officer and also worked for the prison service.
Ex-bouncer Bostan, of Sherwood Crescent, off Wellgate, gave evidence today at Sheffield Crown Court, where he is charged with seven offences — all against one girl between 1990 and 2001 — including four counts of rape.
The 38-year-old, who said he was once a police cadet, has previously admitted having an affair with the woman when she was in her twenties.
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Child sex abuse trial: Shelley Davies and Majid Bostan will not give evidence
TWO defendants in the Rotherham child sexual exploitation trial will not take to the stand to give evidence or call any evidence to support their not guilty pleas.
The jury was told today by lawyers representing Shelley Davies and Majid Bostan that their clients have chosen not to give evidence or call any evidence.
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Rotherham abuse trial: Defendant was police cadet around time of alleged offences
A defendant in the Rotherham abuse trial was a police cadet around the time he is alleged to have been committing child sexual exploitation offences, a court heard.
Taxi driver Sajid Bostan told Sheffield Crown Court he was the ‘eyes and ears’ of the police as a teenage cadet and had hoped to join the force.
Bostan, 38, of Sherwood Crescent, Rotherham, denies three rapes, two counts of aiding and abetting rape, one indecent assault and one other serious sexual assault in relation to one complainant, Girl B, who is now 36.
The offences are mainly said to have occurred between during the 1990s, when Bostan was a teenager.
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