Some people we interviewed suspected that a small number of those with political authority in the Council had links to the perpetrators of CSE [Child Sexual Exploitation] through taxi firms and other business or family interests. We were told by the Police that there was no evidence to support these suspicions [Emphasis added].
Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Exploitation in Rotherham 1997-2013
Who told you? Some of the same police officers who had connived at, or pandered to the organized crime perpetrated by Pakistani Muslim gangs for up to sixteen years or more?