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Police blunders over sex crimes

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The way police investigate sexual assault allegations is under fire in the wake of recent cases.

It is claimed serial sex attacker Kirk Reid, who police believe was responsible for at least 71 offences, could have been arrested four years before he eventually was. London taxi driver John Worboys also avoided the Met's grasp for many months.

June Kelly reports.

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