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A council researcher who raised the alarm over sex abuse in Rotherham more than a decade ago was threatened and told to ‘never, ever’ repeat the allegations, it emerged today.
The woman, who was seconded to Rotherham council by the Home Office, compiled a report in 2001 that said most of the perpetrators were Asian men.
But instead of taking action, child protection bosses sent her on a ‘diversity course’ and tried to sack her.
She spoke out after the shocking conclusions of the Jay Report were published last week.
The report detailed examples of girls from Rotherham – many of them in local authority care – who were raped, trafficked and threatened with extreme violence.
It also found that senior council officers, elected members and police officers were aware of the problem for years but failed to tackle it.
Today, South Yorkshire Police revealed an independent investigation will be carried out into its failings and the region’s under fire Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright was told he is to give evidence to a parliamentary committee.
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