Savile committed '83% of offences in 1960s and 1970s'

83% of offences were committed in the 1960s and 1970s, West Yorkshire Police said. Credit: West Yorkshire Police

Jimmy Savile committed 83% of offences in the 1960s and 1970s when he was aged between 34 and 54, a report by West Yorkshire Police showed.

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Police's Savile report criticised

Representatives of Jimmy Savile's victims have criticised a report by West Yorkshire Police that concluded that "there is no evidence he was protected from arrest or prosecution" because of his relations with the force or officers.