Collapsed free school’s lack of records ‘hampered’ child abuse probe

A lack of records from a collapsed free school hampered an investigation into the alleged sexual abuse of a child with learning difficulties, a damning review has found.

A Manchester Safeguarding Partnership report into allegations that the child was abused by their step-grandfather also said that an inability to contact former staff – alongside a lack of forensic evidence – contributed to not being able to secure a conviction.

https://schoolsweek.co.uk/collapsed-free-schools-lack-of-records-hampered-child-abuse-probe/

If you liked this post please share it:
Follow Us:
This entry was posted in Top story. Bookmark the permalink.