Rolf Harris jailed for more than five years

Fri 04 Jul 2014
By Sarah McAllister

Rolf Harris has been sentenced to 5 years and 9 months in prison after being found guilty of 12 indecent assaults against four girls.

One was just seven or eight when he groped her when she asked for his autograph.

A judge told the shamed entertainer his reputation was now in ruins and he'd shown no remorse.

Meanwhile The Churches' Child Protection Advisory Service wants mandatory reporting of abuse to be made law in the UK.

Chief Executive Simon Bass told Premier's News Hour why the Rolf Harris case backs that up:

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