MP critical over lack of funding to support survivors of child sex abuse in Rotherham

Rotherham MP Sarah Champion has criticised the Government over the lack of funding made available for survivors of child sexual exploitation in the town. She spoke out after the Home Office turned down a bid for £6 million for a … Continue reading

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Jury sworn in trial of Sheffield denistry student accused of preparing terrorist acts

The jury have this afternoon been sworn in the trial of a Sheffield dentistry student accused of preparing terrorist acts and possessing terrorist materials including a book called ‘How To Survive In The West’. The three-week trial for Mohammed Abbas … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Arshid Hussain guilty of sexual assault on girl (13)

CONVICTED child abuser Arshid Hussain has been found guilty of sexually assaulting a girl 14 years ago. The jury took just 38 minutes to find him guilty of forcing the 13-year-old girl to perform a sex act on him in … Continue reading

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Jury in Arshid Hussain sexual assault trial retires to consider verdict

THE jury in the trial of a man accused of sexually assaulting a woman 14 years ago has retired to consider its verdict. Arshid Hussain (42) denies forcing the woman, now 28, to perform oral sex on him in his … Continue reading

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The shocking scale of online extremism as 300,000 videos, pages and posts removed

A specialist anti-terror team in the UK has warned more needs to be done to tackle online extremism despite more than 300,000 videos, web pages and posts being removed after they were flagged up to internet firms. Figures released today … Continue reading

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Rotherham abuse victim tells Walsall pupils to speak out

Sammy, 32, broke the silence which led to the Rotherham grooming scandal being uncovered in 2013 by telling how Arshid Hussain had abused her from the age of 14. Her evidence sparked the police investigation that exposed the extent of … Continue reading

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Paul Farrelly denies fracas claims amid Labour probe

An MP has denied claims made in a newspaper he had “squared up” to a colleague in a House of Commons fracas. The Mail on Sunday reported Paul Farrelly, the MP for Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, “launched a foul-mouthed tirade” at fellow … Continue reading

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