Rapist Wayne Scott sentenced to 19 years

A former Cleveland Police officer will be sentenced at Newcastle Crown Court shortly. He was found guilty of various sexual offences, including multiple counts of rape, last November.

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Full report: Rapist Wayne Scott sentenced

A former Cleveland Police Officer has been sentenced to 19 years for raping two women and sexually assaulting a child.

Wayne Scott attacked one of his victims seven times over many years, while he was off duty.

Police now believe he attacked as many as 11 people in total both on and off duty, including raping one child in the back of his police van. Our correspondent Dan Ashby reports.

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