Met Commander Peter Spindler says Jimmy Savile groomed a nation. He admits it will be disappointing for victims that he wasn't prosecuted while alive.
Savile's victims were aged from eight to 47-years-old. 80% were female, 73% were children.
Police say there was no evidence that Savile was part of a paedophile ring.
Jimmy Savile could have been prosecuted for offences against at least three victims while he was alive, two separate reports said today.
The allegations began with the ITV documentary Exposure. Here are some of the key points as the case unfolded.