Baby P mum's remorse 'not deciding factor' in release

The remorse of the mother of Baby P will no be a deciding factor in her release, the Chairman of the National Association of Probation Officers (NAPO) has told Daybreak.

Tom Rendon said the deciding factor in Tracey Connelly's release from prison would be the safety of the public.

It was also "unlikely" if Ms Connelly was released, she would be moved back to Tottenham, where Baby P died in August 2007.

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Baby P mum decision expected

A parole board is expected to decide today whether to release the mother of Baby P from prison. Tracey Connelly was jailed indefinitely in May 2009 for doing nothing while her son was tortured to death.