Abuse scandals prompt rogue cabbie crackdown

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A purge on rogue minicab drivers will be launched after the child exploitation scandals in towns such as Rochdale and Rotherham. The Times understands that new legislation will create national standards to improve passenger safety. The Department for Transport (DfT) … Continue reading

Survivor welcomes plans to introduce CCTV in taxis across the UK

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CAMPAIGNER Sammy Woodhouse has welcomed Government recommendations to install audio recording and CCTV equipment in all taxis across the country. Sammy said it was a “good step forward” and would keep passengers and drivers safer. MP Sarah Champion has also … Continue reading

Review urges tougher rules for minicabs after grooming scandals

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Tough new restrictions should be placed on minicab drivers to address failings highlighted by child sexual exploitation scandals in towns such as Rochdale and Rotherham, according to a government review. A report published today said that minicab and taxi drivers … Continue reading

JAILED: Asian child sex gang preyed on schoolgirl they drugged with cannabis and heroin

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Three men involved in an Asian child sex gang who preyed on a schoolgirl they had drugged with cannabis and heroin, started jail terms on Saturday after being convicted of crimes carried out in High Wycombe, Aylesbury and Wendover, years … Continue reading

Momentum losing it..

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Rotherham’s very own Darby and Joan are back in the Politics game. Shabana Ahmed and Clough Road lothario, Jahangir Akhtar, have re-emerged from their political exile at Hellaby’s infamous Gulag, Legover Lodge (£20 per night, cheap day rates available). Shabana … Continue reading

ROTHERHAM SCANDAL: Police criticised for ‘failure’ to crack down on child grooming gangs POLICE in Rotherham have been accused of a continuing “failure” to stop widespread child grooming in testimony gathered together by express.co.uk.

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Victims, campaigners and neighbours have all relayed tales of police inaction and incompetence which underline the shocking scale of abuse still occurring in the town. The statements were pieced together as part of an investigation by this website into the … Continue reading

ROTHERHAM SCANDAL: Scared abuse victims not reporting crimes over fear of losing children

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ROTHERHAM SCANDAL: Scared abuse victims not reporting crimes over fear of losing children GIRLS who have been subjected to horrific sexual abuse by grooming gangs in Rotherham are refusing to come forward and report the crimes over fears social services … Continue reading

ROTHERHAM ABUSE SCANDAL: Horrific reality of ‘industrial scale’ child grooming revealed

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GROOMING of young girls by gangs of predominantly Kashmiri men is still occurring on an “industrial scale” in Rotherham because authorities are failing to tackle an organised child sex crime racket, an investigation by express.co.uk has uncovered. Express.co.uk has pieced … Continue reading