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Savile report: missed opportunities

Detectives investigating the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal are to publish their report later. The joint report, by the Metropolitan Police and the NSPCC, follows hundreds of allegations made against the disgraced TV presenter.

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NSPCC: Scale of Savile's abuse "beggars belief"

Peter Watt, of the NSPCC, said: "The sheer scale of Savile's abuse over six decades simply beggars belief. He is without doubt one of the most prolific sex offenders we have ever come across and every number represents a victim that will never get justice now he is dead."

"But with this report we can at least show his victims that they have been taken seriously and their suffering has been recognised."

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