West Yorkshire Police on Savile Ripper questioning

As with thousands of other men in Leeds at the time, he may at some time have been approached by detectives on the investigation.

What is without doubt is that Savile was clearly not the Yorkshire Ripper.

– West Yorkshire Police spokesman

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Savile programme child claim

Jimmy Savile created his TV shows to gain access to children, Mark Williams-Thomas, the child protection expert and criminologist who helped expose the late entertainer as a paedophile, has said.