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Rolf Harris jailed for five years and nine months

Veteran entertainer Rolf Harris has been sentenced to five years and nine months in prison for indecently assaulting four girls over a near 20-year period. One of his victims told ITV News he was a "nasty man" who took advantage his position.

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Police consider new allegations against Rolf Harris

Police are considering new allegations against disgraced presenter Rolf Harris, Detective Chief Inspector Michael Orchard has said.

The Metropolitan Police will investigate such claims "regardless of the time frame or those involved," he continued.

Rolf Harris pictured in May 1966. Credit: Barratts/S&G Barratts/EMPICS Archive

DCI Orchard said after Harris' conviction, "Rolf Harris has habitually denied any wrongdoing forcing his victims to recount their ordeal in public.

"He committed many offences in plain sight of people as he thought his celebrity status placed him above the law."

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