Richard Whittam QC co-authors a further review of material passed to the Home Office

Allegations of child sexual abuse in Rotherham: Wanless and Whittam QC review

An independent review into information passed to the Home Office in connection with allegations of child sexual abuse in Rotherham (1998-2005).

Today the Home Office laid in Parliament the further review conducted by Richard Whittam QC and Peter Wanless. In its media statement the Home Office said:

The Home Office fully accepts Mr Wanless and Mr Whittam’s review and since 2014, the department has introduced a recording and referral system for allegations of child abuse to address their precise recommendation.”

The full review can be found on the Government Publications website.


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