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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Rotherham MP: Not knowing is no excuse

Christopher Middleton, Conservative MP for the Rotherham seat of Sitwell, told ITV News that South Yorkshire's police and crime commissioner Shaun Wright's claim that he was not aware of the extent of child sex abuse in the town was "no excuse".

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