EXCLUSIVE: Wayne Scott Files

A police officer and serial rapist trawled police intelligence systems to find personal details of 31 women in the North East, ITV News has learned.

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Cleveland police federation demands independent inquiry into former officer Wayne Scott

The chairman of Cleveland Police Federation, which represents rank and file officers, said there has to be a completely independent investigation into the way the force handled former officer Wayne Scott.

Currently the police watchdog, the IPCC, is allowing Cleveland officers to look into their own force on the IPCC's behalf.

But after hearing the allegations on ITV Tyne Tees, the federation says only a fully independent investigation would provide credible answers.

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