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Signs missed in baby death case

It has emerged that social workers missed vital warning signs that led to a baby suffering catastrophic brain damage after being attacked by his mother's partner.

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Full Report: Signs missed in baby death case

A damning report has found that social workers missed vital warning signs that led to a County Durham toddler dying from a brutal attack at the hands of his mother's boyfriend.

Slater Sharkey's father had raised concerns weeks before but officials failed to act.

As Gregg Easteal reports, Durham's Safeguarding Children's Board has now apologised for the failures and says changes have already been made to its procedures.

You can watch his full report below.

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