Councillor Jahangir Akhtar, in particular, was named as too influential, including regarding police matters. London: Department for Communities and Local Government. Senior began to find evidence around of what appeared to be a localised-grooming network.
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The girl later had to have an abortion after falling pregnant. Heal wrote that white girls were the main victims, targeted from age 11; the average age was 12— Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources.
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Windows at family homes were smashed; threats were made to rape mothers and younger sisters.
Families Un-locked Study Take part in our new study Families Un-locked , to help us explore the long-term impact the pandemic is having on families and relationships. The House of Commons Home Affairs Committee began hearing evidence about localised grooming in June , as a result of the Rotherham convictions in Operation Central , Andrew Norfolk's articles in the Times , and the Rochdale child sex abuse ring Operation Span , which saw 12 men convicted in May The court heard that the police had once caught Basharat Hussain in the act, but failed to do anything.
Given that she was reporting the rape of children, she writes that the lack of support "will never fail to astonish and sadden" her. Other girls were targeted at train and bus stations.