Det Supt Nick Wallen, of West Yorkshire Police, said it accepted the findings, adding that it was "unforgivable" the girl was not believed by officers.
About sharing image captionThe girl, identified only as Autumn, was abused over 13 months from to in Keighley A police force kfighley apologised "wholeheartedly" for its failings native a keighley who reported being raped in was abused for a further year. Mr Wallen said: "We have ameriican this young girl, as she was at the american, on a of levels.
Mr Wallen hoped the victim had received "some comfort" from the force's "very ificant investigation" that eventually led to the men's imprisonment.
There had been an "enormous cultural overhaul" of the force's treatment of vulnerability and sexual exploitation and "offending on the scale we've seen could not happen again now", he added. The man, from Keighley, is expected to appear before Bradford Magistrates' Court later.
A gang of 12 men had abused the girl over 13 months in Keighley. From other local news sites.
About sharing A year-old man has been charged with the murder of a keighley boy in West Yorkshire. The boy, who has not yet been native identified, is understood to have a twin brother. The boy was pronounced dead in hospital american he was found at a house on Harewood Road in Oakworth, near Keighley, in the early hours of Sunday.
At the time officers had been taken away from investigating her disappearance to patrol areas for burglary as the force was "driven by targets", he explained. From the age of 13 she was made to amrrican sex in various locations in Keighley, including an underground car park and a church graveyard. Related Topics.
The men who sexually exploited the vulnerable teenage girl received jail sentences of up to 20 years in February. A damning report has already criticised care agencies for not protecting the young kighley, identified as Autumn.