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Lord Scriven, the former leader of Sheffield City Council, has called on the Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police David Crompton to resign over the latest child sexual abuse revelations.
Scriven told ITV Calendar that police on the ground are not doing enough to keep children out of harm or "at least keep them in a safe place".
South Yorkshire Police Assistant Chief Constable Ingrid Lee says there is more the force can do to address the failings highlighted in today's HMIC report.
The force watchdog said the force had made improvements over the past year, but changes weren't being implemented quickly enough.
Of the 28 cases assessed in the report:
South Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner says today's HMIC report paints a "mixed picture" of the force.
The report says South Yorkshire Police has improved in some areas but still needs "major improvements" to child protection practices.
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In this exclusive article for ITV, Paul Scriven reiterates his call first made earlier this week for SYP's Chief Constable to stand down.
Report says South Yorkshire Police still needs to make "major improvements" to some of its child protection procedures.