Operation Span – Rochdale Sex Grooming Case – Liverpool Crown Court

5th Apr 2012

This is now the infamous case of a gang of men who were tried for rape & trafficking of young girls many of them from the Local Authority care system. Nine men were convicted. The case has continued to attract a vast amount of comment and media coverage about policies towards sex cases of young vulnerable adults, the multi-agency approach and cultural behaviors.

The media coverage on this matter was extensive, with questions in parliament and numerous ongoing inquiries. For more information on this case, you can visit the following website: