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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May says perpetrators 'must be brought to justice'

The Home Secretary has said the perpetrators of child sexual exploitation in Rotherham "must be brought to justice".

Home Secretary Theresa May addresses the House of Commons. Credit: Pool

Theresa May told MPs that although it would not be appropriate to discuss ongoing investigations "in detail", there are a number of investigations underway "covering several hundred victims" in South Yorkshire.

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