Saturday 20th April 2024,
North Yorks Enquirer



These are stories that the North Yorks Enquirer have been actively pursuing through a number of avenues. The stories have since gained greater publicity in the regional press.

23/10/15 – Yorkshire Post – Revealed: Police advised not to take action against ex-Scarborough mayor Jaconelli over 1972 ‘indecent assault

23/10/15 – York Press – Police were advised not to charge Jaconelli in 1972

23/09/15 – Yorkshire Post – Ex-Scarborough mayor Jaconelli ‘charged with indecent assault in 1970s’

06/08/15Yorkshire PostYorkshire police ‘probe Ted Heath links to Savile and paedophile ex-mayor’

05/08/15Yorkshire PostTogether: Jaconelli and Ted Heath as council says sorry over sex crimes they swept under carpet

03/08/15Northern EchoJimmy Savile: Council issues public apology to victims of Savile’s friend, ice cream boss Peter Jaconelli

07/07/15Gazette & HeraldPolice officer cleared of misconduct over Savile investigation

07/07/15Darlington & Stockton TimesNorth Yorkshire detective cleared over handling of Savile and Jaconelli abuse allegations

14/06/15Darlington & Stockton TimesPolice knew Jimmy Savile and King of Cornets were gay lovers

25/02/15York PressInternet journalists deny harassing police

23/02/15Yorkshire PostCitizen journalists hit back over legal action “to close down media” by North Yorkshire Police

20/02/15 Yorkshire PostNorth Yorks police chief takes trio to court over ‘campaign of personal harassment’

20/02/15 York PressPolice taking civil action against three men claimed to be conducting ‘a campaign of personal harassment’

03/01/15Gazette & HeraldPeter Jaconelli’s headstone removed from Scarborough graveyard

02/01/15Yorkshire PostMystery as shamed Scarborough mayor’s headstone disappears

02/01/15Northern EchoFamily shock at revelations about ice-cream king and former mayor

02/01/15York PressPeter Jaconelli’s headstone removed from Scarborough graveyard

18/12/14York PressPolice admit failings over Savile & Jaconelli abuse and say sorry to 35 victims

18/12/14Northern Echo – Police apologise to victims alleging abuse by Savile and his friend Jaconelli

18/12/14Yorkshire Post – We failed victims of Savile and ex-mayor, say police

12/11/14Yorkshire PostInvestigation into Whitby school governor ‘told to resign’ over Ukip views

12/11/14Northern EchoUKIP complain after school governor asked to step down over membership

19/09/14Yorkshire PostYorkshire detective who ‘acted on behalf’ of Jimmy Savile faces gross misconduct probe

19/09/14Northern Echo – Detective sergeant faces misconduct notice over Savile abuse claims inquiry

14/05/14York PressFormer Scarborough mayor Peter Jaconelli stripped of honours

13/05/14Yorkshire PostHonours of late mayor in sex claims removed

12/05/14Northern EchoSavile’s ‘King of the Cornets’ friend is stripped of civic honours

09/04/14York PressAppeal for information over alleged sexual abuse by former Mayor of Scarborough, Peter Jaconelli

08/04/14Yorkshire PostVictims sought by police probing child sex abuse in seaside town

08/04/14Northern EchoChild sex abuse probe appeal over former Scarborough mayor Peter Jaconelli

05/04/14York PressMulligan welcomes police review over handling of Savile and Jaconelli sex abuse claims

04/04/14Yorkshire PostEx-mayor set to be stripped of honours after child sex revelations

04/04/14Northern EchoFormer Scarborough mayor set to lose civic honours after Savile police probe launched

03/04/14York PressNorth Yorkshire Police to be investigated by IPCC over way it dealt with Jimmy Savile child abuse allegations

03/04/14Northern EchoNorth Yorkshire Police to be investigated by IPCC over way it dealt with Jimmy Savile child abuse allegations

01/03/14Yorkshire Post‘We’ll strip late mayor of his honours’ if sex claims proven

15/02/14Yorkshire Post – Police to probe abuse claims in TV programme

15/02/14Yorkshire Coast Radio – Child Sex Abuse Allegations Considered Against Former Scarborough Mayor

22/10/13Yorkshire PostCouncillor cleared over setting up firm as £1bn potash mine planned

17/05/13Yorkshire PostSecond Yorkshire police force could face probe over officers’ Savile links

03/05/13Yorkshire PostCouncillor probed on ‘failure to register company’

22/02/13Scarborough NewsEx-mayor was a sex pest, says councillor