Government welcomes new Pelka case review

The Department for Education has welcomed the launch of a further review of authorities' handling of the Daniel Pelka case.

We have received a response from Coventry Safeguarding Children Board setting out their plans for further analysis of the serious case review, and their timetable for his work.

We look forward to receiving the findings.

– Government spokesman, Department for Education

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Pelka serious case review

A fresh review will be published looking into the exact reasons behind a series of failings leading to the death of schoolboy Daniel Pelka. The four-year-old was abused and starved to death by his mother and her partner.