He said the investigation was at "an extremely sensitive stage" and street grooming was the force's top priority, "a bigger priority than gun crime". Neighbours had noticed the stream of taxis parking up outside the property late into the night.
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Willmer added: "We think this is the tip of the iceberg", although she cautioned against treating the matter as a race crime: "It's a criminal thing. I want to reassure communities that our priority is to protect children and young people, prosecute offenders and prevent [them] from committing further offences.
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For two years from early , girls as young as 12 were plied with alcohol and drugs and gang-raped in rooms above takeaway shops and ferried to different flats in taxis where cash was paid to use the girls. He claimed in court he self-harmed while he was in the detention centre to thwart efforts to deport him.
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