Documents show Savile was known to police in 1964

The police forces who received allegations of sexual abuse made against Jimmy Savile stretching as far back as the 1960s have been criticised for their failures.

It comes as Scotland Yard documents seen by ITV News show Savile's name was linked to suspected paedophiles as early as 1964.

ITV News UK Editor Lucy Manning reports:


Savile failings 'could reoccur'

The police inspector watchdog and the head of Greater Manchester Police have warned forces' failures to share intelligence on a prolific offender such as Jimmy Savile could happen again. A report has highlighted missed opportunities to stop the abuse