Hundreds of historic allegations of sex abuse will be reviewed following the failure of the authorities to properly investigate the Jimmy Savile scandal as well as the gang-led grooming of girls.
The Director of Public Prosecutions also set out how abuse cases will be dealt with in the future in England and Wales, to avoid repeating the mistakes of the past.
More top news
The US has confirmed that it is investigating claims that dozens of civilians were killed by a coalition airstrike targeting IS in Mosul
The breeder thought little Bea would not sell because of her disability.
The four people killed in Wednesday's terrorist attack in London have been honoured by silences across the country.