In order not to interfere with any potential police investigation we have agreed to temporarily suspend our independent review.
The council is determined to complete a thorough and transparent examination of the events when it is possible to do so.
In the meantime we await to hear how GMP's wider investigation will proceed.
We also welcome the announcement by the Home Secretary Theresa May of an independent inquiry to look into historic cases of child sexual abuse.
Rochdale MP Simon Danczuk, who has been campaigning for a public inquiry into child abuse, writes for ITV News.
As the Government announces an inquiry into the handling of a 80s dossier alleging child sex abuse by MPs, here are some of the main facts.