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Jimmy Savile.. Police pursue 120 lines of inquiry

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~Lynda~

~Lynda~ Report 27 Apr 2013 11:48

Unfortunately it is because some assume "it couldn't be him/her, they aren't like that" is why they get away with it for so long.

Often, it those those we cannot imagine, are those who do it, they are good at portraying themselves as decent people, who will often choose to work with children, or the vulnerable, these people live in a world where everything is planned, they work at it and are meticulous in covering there tracks.

We have to re-educate our thinking, sad fact, but always be aware, and although we think we know someone wouldn't do it, we really only know what we wouldn't do.

GoldenGirl1

GoldenGirl1 Report 27 Apr 2013 11:15

The sad thing for those abused by JS is that they
will never be able to confront him.

Emma

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 27 Apr 2013 10:32

Ann, from what I read Rolf Harris is not being accused of an offence against a minor.

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 27 Apr 2013 09:44

wonder who'll Max Clifford will get to represent him :-S

I still find it hard to put Rolf Harris in the frame here

maggiewinchester

maggiewinchester Report 26 Apr 2013 23:47

Just goes to show, what goes around comes around.

Those who took advantage knew what they were doing was wrong.
It may have been the 'norm' in their circles, but the perpetrators were adults. Their victims were children.
Basic morals should have told them to keep away.

The children have grown up and found their voices.

Kay????

Kay???? Report 26 Apr 2013 23:02

Its never ending,,,,,,,,, its like a cess pit...back to the 1960s!!. :-0

JoyBoroAngel

JoyBoroAngel Report 26 Apr 2013 22:52

Max Clifford charged in connection to

the Jimmy Savil enquiry :-( :-(

DazedConfused

DazedConfused Report 16 Jan 2013 13:16

My father worked with a man who had been a professionasl wrestler and he knew and wrestled JS - I think he was professional and did tag with his brother. Although do not know how many matches he took part in.

Dermot

Dermot Report 16 Jan 2013 09:42

"How did 450 accusers morph into only 209 criminal offences?"

(Hugo Rifkind - The Times 15.01.13).

 Sue In Yorkshire.

Sue In Yorkshire. Report 15 Jan 2013 21:23

David
No he wasn't a proffessional..Just used to have wrestling matches in Leeds Town
Hall with Shirley Crabtree(Big Daddy)Jackie Pallo and some other wrestlers

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 15 Jan 2013 20:45

well I do hope there is a Hell, though would have preferred him to have had lived in hell on earth

David

David Report 15 Jan 2013 20:28



Was JS a professional wrestler a long time ago?
Some thing else to lay his hands on.

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 13 Jan 2013 18:02

I've yet to hear of anyone who actually liked him - even before this news broke I always found him totally repulsive

Barbra

Barbra Report 13 Jan 2013 17:29

The Man was a perverted predator . It makes me sick to my stomach how he could have been allowed to do what he did .his money bought silence .when you look at pictures of him .makes your skin crawl .he should have been brought to justice a long time ago .When DNA evidence could have caught the scum & let him rot in prison .not allow him to have access to his victims & live a good life .with his fancy homes & cars sickening Barbra

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 11 Jan 2013 23:23

Fingers crossed Lynda!!!! and thank you <3 <3 <3

~Lynda~

~Lynda~ Report 11 Jan 2013 22:32

i do hope that you get the justice you so deserve Ann <3

SueMaid

SueMaid Report 11 Jan 2013 22:09

"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing" - Edmund Burke.

Dermot

Dermot Report 11 Jan 2013 22:06

"It is not only what we do, but also what we do not do, for which we are accountable". (Molière).

SueMaid

SueMaid Report 11 Jan 2013 20:52

I've just been watching the news on the telly and it seems there was at least 3 opportunities to arrest him over the years and the powers that be decided against it :-(

JoyBoroAngel

JoyBoroAngel Report 11 Jan 2013 19:04

GETS

out ,my shovel ;-)