ITV News Central understands five families have been told their dead children's organs have been found in a mortuary in Birmingham.
The organs were taken without permission.
It has emerged in one case the organs have been stored for 15 years.
Birmingham City Council say it is working closely with the families on this very sensitive issue.
More top news
A mother-of-three has defied doctors who told her she only had months to live after undergoing pioneering brain surgery in the USA.
A man who killed a woman and seriously injured her sister when he smashed a hired £100,000 supercar into their Ford Fiesta has been jailed.
Fog patches and extensive low cloud at first will steadily lift and clear.