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Police probe new Clifford claims after he is jailed for 8 years

Detectives are looking into fresh allegations against disgraced celebrity publicist Max Clifford, who was yesterday sentenced to eight years in prison for a string of indecent assaults against young women.

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Clifford told he will serve at least four years in prison

Max Clifford has been sentenced to eight years following his conviction on eight counts of historic indecent assault. Credit: John Stillwell/PA Wire

Max Clifford has been told he must serve at least half the eight-year sentence handed down at Southwark Crown Court in prison.

Judge Anthony Leonard told Clifford he had shown a "contemptuous attitude" and "quite extraordinary behaviour" while showing "no remorse" for his crimes.

The judge said: "These offences may have taken place a long time ago, when inappropriate and trivial sexual behaviour was more likely to be tolerated, but your offending was not trivial, but of a very serious nature."

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