An important reminder – Rotherham rape victim: ‘Justice could have been done 13 years ago’

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Woman calls for apology from South Yorkshire police, which failed to act when she reported sexual abuse as teenager When Sageer Hussain and seven other men from Rotherham were sentenced to prison, the woman they had raped and sexually abused … Continue reading

Child abuse gang launch appeals

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SEVEN out of eight members of a child sex abuse gang jailed last month have already launched appeals. Only ring-leader Sageer Hussain, who was found guilty of four rapes, has failed to challenge his sentence, conviction or both. Cousins Asif … Continue reading

Crime Commissioner says Police are ‘getting to grips’ with grooming after Rotherham verdict

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Dr Alan Billings has praised South Yorkshire Police after eight men from Rotherham were jailed for child sex offences yesterday. The Commissioner believes the verdict, relating to crimes against young teenage girls in Rotherham, will encourage more victims to come … Continue reading

Victim tells of ordeal as gang jailed for sex exploitation

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a victim who was abused by all eight defendants jailed for sexually exploiting teenage girls in Rotherham has said: “A piece of me is missing and I will never get that back.” The woman’s victim impact statement was read to … Continue reading

Child sex abuse trial: Judge outlines horrific impact on victims’ lives

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VIDEO: Child sex abuse trial: Survivor’s thanks for support after gang jailed GROOMERS thrive in their victim’s silence — but if you speak out someone will listen. That was the message from a child sex abuse survivor who today has … Continue reading

Child sex abuse trial: Gang jailed for a total of 96 years

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Rotherham child abuse: Eight jailed for rape and sexual abuse of three girls Eight men who sexually abused three teenage girls in Rotherham between 1999 and 2003 have been jailed. The men, all from Rotherham, are Sageer Hussain, Mohammed Whied, … Continue reading

Eight men face jail over child sexual exploitation in Rotherham

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Eight men are to be sentenced today for sexually assaulting girls in Rotherham. A month-long trial at Sheffield Crown Court heard how the men ‘sexualised’ their victims and, in some cases, subjected them to acts of a ‘degrading and violent … Continue reading