Rotherham child sex abuse reports branded ‘waste of time and money’

Rotherham Politics

A survivor of child sexual exploitation in Rotherham has branded six reports into the scandal as a ‘waste of time and a waste of money’.

Sammy Woodhouse, who has waived her right to anonymity, spoke out after six reviews into various aspects of the scandal were published without anyone being held to account.

The reports were commissioned by Rotherham Council at a cost of £440,000. They were reports were ordered in the wake of the 2014 Jay Report, which laid bare how more than 1,400 children were raped, trafficked and sexually abused in the town between 1997 and 2013 by gangs of men of largely Pakistani heritage without action being taken.

The author of one of the new reviews described Rotherham Council’s failings as ‘more cock-up than conspiracy’.

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