15. Mar, 2018


BBC and Police Play Down Telford Child Rape Scandal, Slam ‘Unhelpful Headlines’

In their report, the BBC also sought to question the claims of local Tory MP Lucy Allan that victims were mainly white, working-class girls and the officer they quoted suggested white people were equally guilty of child sex crimes.

After being accused of “ignoring” the Telford grooming gang scandal, the BBC has run a headline reading, “victim numbers 'sensationalised'”.