Keith Niven, Detective Chief superintendent, the head of the Yard´s child abuse command, said officers would “relentlessly pursue” those Carrying it out and had already received variety of pieces of information that the illegal practice was being inflicted in the UK.
Mr. Niven told the Evening Standard yesterday evening: “This crime takes place abroad, but it takes place here too! It has now been brought fully “into the open” after being an “underground problem” for many years. People are beginning understand the enormity of this crime. There are significant psychological, physical and emotional impacts than last through childhood and later life.” he added.
Anyone with information should contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or the NSPCC on 0808 800 5000.