Manchester's Chief Constable, Peter Fahy, says more arrests are likely in connection with a child grooming ring in Heywood, Rochdale and he wants other victims to come forward. He also said arrests have been made in other sexual abuse cases, and that other trials were pending.
The Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police says the force is continuing to investigate child grooming rings in the area.
A judge has rejected claims that race played a part in the conviction of a gang of nine Asian men from Greater Manchester.
A gang of nine Asian men who groomed white girls as young as 13 with drink and drugs were driven by "lust and greed", a judge said today.