Operation Sanctuary updates

Operation Sanctuary logoPlease see below updates regarding the Operation Sanctuary investigation:

Updates

Please note that investigations are on going in relation to Operation Sanctuary. Due to stringent court reporting restrictions we are unable to report any updates at this time.

Further charges as part of Operation Sanctuary

18 March 2015

Operation Sanctuary Charge

5 March 2015

Further Charges as part of Operation Sanctuary

5 February 2015

Man charged as part of Operation Sanctuary

26 September, 2014

We have now spoken to all the complaints identified initially in relation to Operation Sanctuary and to date 120 people have been arrested and 21 people charged.
The investigation is continuing and we expect it to carry on for some time. We will no longer be issuing weekly figures. However, we will issue updates when charges are brought against individuals in the usual way.
28 August, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - Two men charged
20 August, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 118 arrested and 19 charged
16 August, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 117 arrested and 19 charged
08 August, 2014

Men sentenced as part of Operation Sanctuary
05 August, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 115 arrested and 19 charged
01 August, 2014

Man sentenced as part of Operation Sanctuary
25 July, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 112 arrested and 19 charged
25 July, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 110 arrested and 18 charged
18 July, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 109 arrested and 15 charged
11 July, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 106 arrested and 15 charged
4 July, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 105 arrested and 15 charged
27 June, 2014

Man charged as part of Operation Sanctuary
17 June, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 97 arrested and 14 charged
16 June, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 93 arrested and 14 charged
6 June, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 91 arrested and 14 charged
30 May, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update - 89 arrested and 14 charged
23 May, 2014

Man charged as part of Operation Sanctuary
21 May, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update
21 May, 2014

Man charged as part of Operation Sanctuary
19 May, 2014

90 arrested - 13 people charged
16 May, 2014

Man charged as part of Operation Sanctuary charged
13 May, 2014

86 arrested - 12 people charged
9 May, 2014

Man charged as part of Operation Sanctuary
9 May, 2014

79 arrested - 11 people charged
2 May, 2014

79 arrested - 11 people charged
25 April, 2014

75 arrested - 11 people charged
11 April, 2014

Man charged with rape
09 April, 2014

71 people arrested - 10 people charged
04 April, 2014

Public and businesses praised as Operation Sanctuary continues
27 March, 2014

64 people now arrested as part of Operation Sanctuary
21 March, 2014

59 people now arrested as part of Operation Sanctuary
14 March, 2014

Further arrests as part of Operation Sanctuary
07 March, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update
28 February, 2014

Man charged with Newcastle rape
21 February, 2014

Operation Sanctuary update
7 February, 2014

Operation Sanctuary launched & updates
27-31 January, 2014