Shaun Wright steps down as PCC after Rotherham report pressure

Shaun Wright has stepped down as South Yorkshire's police and crime commissioner after weeks of pressure over the Rotherham sexual abuse scandal, his office has announced.

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PCC Shaun Wright resigns from Labour but not post

Shaun Wright was due to face suspension from the Labour Party if he did not resign from his post. Credit: ITV News

South Yorkshire's police and crime commissioner Shaun Wright has resigned from the Labour Party, insisting he would continue in his post despite calls for him to resign, he said on his official website tonight.

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