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Suspected paedophiles arrests in Wales total 59

A scout leader, a foster carer, a former police officer, and a social service manager are among 59 people in Wales arrested in a UK-wide operation against suspected paedophiles.

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51 suspected paedophiles arrested in Wales

51 people have been arrested across south and mid Wales, as part of a police operation against suspected paedophiles.

They include a scout leader, a foster carer, a former police officer, and a social service manager.

The operation was led by the National Crime Agency. Credit: PA

So far, 12 people have been charged with offences related to possessing and distributing indecent images of children.

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