Savile hospital abuse revealed

Almost half of Jimmy Savile's victims in West Yorkshire were abused in hospitals, according to figures. A report into the disgraced broadcaster's relationship with the force confirmed officers had identified 68 victims in the area since his death.

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West Yorkshire Police investigate 76 Savile abuse cases

Jimmy Savile in 1976 Credit: PA/PA Wire

West Yorkshire Police say they are investigating 76 offences related to the former children's TV presenter Jimmy Savile.

Former patients at the Leeds General Infirmary, Dewsbury and District Hospital, High Royds Hospital and St James Hospital in Leeds allege they were abused by the Jim'll fix it star.

The force has confirmed that the youngest victim was five-years-old when the alleged abuse took place.

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