Jimmy Savile Sex Abuse

Savile Had At Least 500 Victims, Some As Young As 2

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK

At least 500 victims as young as two were abused by the shamed television presenter Jimmy Savile during his reign as one of the country's most prolifi...

Jimmy Savile Compensation Fund Sanctioned For Alleged Victims

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK

A High Court judge has approved a compensation scheme for victims of sexual abuse by Jimmy Savile. Mr Justice Sales sanctioned the scheme - agreed bet...

Another 19 Hospitals Investigated Over Links To Savile

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK

A further 19 hospitals are to be investigated in relation to links with Jimmy Savile, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said. TOP STORIES TODAY ...

Freddie Starr Re-Bailed

PA | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK

Comedian Freddie Starr has been re-bailed until October by police investigating alleged sexual offences. The 70-year-old was first arrested last No...

So How Much Did Jimmy Savile's Hideaway Cottage Sell For?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.05.2013 | UK

The Highland cottage owned by disgraced TV presenter Jimmy Savile has been sold for more than double its asking price at auction today. The remote ...

Jimmy Savile's Highland Cottage To Be Sold At Auction

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.05.2013 | UK

The Highland cottage owned by disgraced TV presenter Jimmy Savile will be sold at auction on Thursday. The remote three-bedroom property in Glencoe...

Jimmy Savile Police Arrest 82-Year-Old From Berkshire

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.03.2013 | UK

An 82-year-old man from Berkshire has been arrested on suspicion of sexual offences as part of the Jimmy Savile sex abuse investigation, the Metropoli...

Ex-BBC Producer To Face No Charges Over Savile Abuse

PA | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK

A former BBC producer will not face charges after being arrested by detectives investigating the Jimmy Savile abuse scandal. At the time of his arr...

Child Sex Abuse Victims 'Ignored'

PA | Posted 20.03.2013 | UK

The belief that "children should be seen and not heard" may have led to earlier generations of youngsters being ignored when they claimed they were se...

Jimmy Savile Abuse 'Could Have Been Stopped In 1964'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK

Police inspectors have warned there was a "distinct possibility" that officers could fail to prevent another Jimmy Savile-like scandal as it emerged t...

Now I've Had A Run, I Feel Like Some Bum'

PA | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK

Police restricted access to intelligence that could have exposed Jimmy Savile's sex crimes because it involved celebrity, blackmail and paedophilia, a...

Alleged Sex Abuse Victims To Sue BBC and Jimmy Savile Estate

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

Thirty-one victims of alleged sexual abuse by Jimmy Savile are to sue the BBC and the estate of the late DJ and 'Jim'll Fix It' presenter. A solic...

Savile Officers Arrest 65-Year-Old Man In South London

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2013 | UK

Officers from Operation Yewtree have arrested a 65-year-old man on suspicion of sexual offences. The unidentified man was arrested at an address in...

How Did Jimmy Savile Get Away With It?

Professor Ian Robertson | Posted 15.03.2013 | UK
Professor Ian Robertson

There are many different possible reasons why British celebrity Jimmy Savile was never caught over his half-century long sexual predator rampage. One was his psychopathic-like super-sense of being able to sniff-out the most psychologically vulnerable who would either not tell or not be believed.

BBC Start Search For Next Newsnight Editor

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.01.2013 | UK

The BBC has launched a search for the next editor of Newsnight after the news and current affairs programme dropped a report into Jimmy Savile's decad...

'I Have Never Forced Myself On A Girl, I'm A Gentleman'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.01.2013 | UK

Comedian Jim Davidson has spoken out after being arrested by police investigating the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal. The 59-year-old has "vigorou...

Jimmy Savile's Highland Cottage 'Should Be Used As Museum'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.01.2013 | UK

Jimmy Savile's highland cottage should be transformed into a mountaineering museum, according to a leading author and broadcaster. Cameron McNeish,...

Former Newsreader Attacks 'Cringingly Inept' BBC

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK

BBC veteran Michael Buerk has launched a stinging attack on the corporation's "cringingly inept" coverage of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations....

Review Due Into Shelving Of Newsnight Report On Jimmy Savile

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK

A review into why Newsnight shelved a report into sexual abuse by Jimmy Savile will be released on Wednesday. Top BBC executives and journalists on...

Savile 'Subject Of 31 Rape Allegations'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Jimmy Savile is the subject of 31 rape allegations, police investigating the sex abuse scandal surrounding the late star revealed on Wednesday. Ten...

Savile Operation Draws To A Close

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK

More than 500 people have come forward as victims of abuse committed by Jimmy Savile, police said as the report into the sexual assault committed by l...

Savile Sex Abuse Officers Arrest Man In London

PA | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK

Police investigating allegations of sex abuse surrounding Jimmy Savile and others arrested a man in his 60s, Scotland Yard have said. The man, from...

Man In 60s Arrested In Connection To Jimmy Savile Probe

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK

A man in his 60s has been arrested on suspicion of sexual offences in connection with the Jimmy Savile sex abuse investigation. Officers working o...

Man In 80s Questioned Over Savile Abuse Claims Leaves Police Premises

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK

The man in his 80s interviewed as part of investigation into Jimmy Savile sex abuse allegations has now left police premises. He was interviewed un...

Man In 80s Arrested In Berkshire Over Savile Abuse Claims

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK

A man in his 80s is being interviewed by detectives investigating the Jimmy Savile abuse scandal. The suspect, from Berkshire, is being questioned ...