Police in England pay child rapist £10K to bring grooming gang to justice - but was it morally right?

Aug 10, 2017, 09:05 AM

Eighteen people, most of them of Asian origin, have been found guilty of abusing girls in Newcastle who were plied with alcohol and drugs and forced to have sex. Their victims were as young as fourteen. Members of the gang were convicted of a range of offences, including rape and trafficking. It has also been revealed that police officers recruited a convicted child rapist as an informant and paid him £10,000. Vinny got reaction from former head of CEOP Jim Gamble and former senior police officer Alan Maines.