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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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Ukip MEP: Shaun Wright's position is 'untenable'

Jane Collins, the Ukip MEP for Yorkshire and the Humber, said that South Yorkshire's police and crime commissioner Shaun Wright does not "deserve a second chance".

She told ITV News that his position is "untenable" and said that it would be "ridiculous" if he remained in his current role in light of yesterday's report into widespread child sex abuse in Rotherham - some of which took place when he was head of child services for the town.

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