Jimmy Savile abused 22 approved school pupils, police conclude

Jimmy Savile
Jimmy Savile

At least 22 pupils and one visitor at a school for emotionally disturbed teenage girls were the victim of 46 offences of sexual abuse by prolific sex offender Jimmy Savile, according to a police report.d.

Surrey Police has concluded its investigations into the activities of the Leeds-based TV personality who was given “unrestricted and largely unsupervised” access to Duncroft School in Staines, Surrey, which he visited at least 16 times between 1974 and 1979 and even stayed overnight on two occasions.

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) announced in December last year that no charges would be made against former staff members following the police investigation to find if anyone was complicit in the abuse.

More to follow.