Police 'set to admit failings over child sex abuse'

A serious case review into child sexual exploitation in Rochdale is to published this morning.

Greater Manchester Police is expected to admit to failing to properly protect six girls, who were groomed and abused between 2007 and 2010.

Nine men were sentenced to up to 19 years in jail last year after being convicted over the case.

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Rochdale child abuse victims 'could have been protected'

A major review has found police and social workers failed six girls who were sexually abused in Rochdale between 2007 and 2010. But the Department of Education said the report "does not meet the standards of transparency and sharp analysis."