Derbyshire police investigates reports of historic child abuse in football
Derbyshire Constabulary has revealed it is investigating historical allegations of child sex abuse against a former football coach.
A force spokesman said: "Allegations have been made against a 62-year-old man in relation to non-recent child sexual abuse.
"Derbyshire Constabulary has launched an investigation into these allegations.
"Derbyshire Constabulary encourages anyone who has been a victim of child sexual abuse to report it to the police.
"All allegations will be taken seriously and a thorough investigation will be launched no matter how long ago the abuse may have taken place."
Flockton Park Sheffield: Park taped off by police as officers carry out search
Sheffield tram late: These Sheffield trams will only run hourly today and Saturday due to Network Rail strike
These are the most annoying things you can say to somebody from Sheffield - don't mention John Lewis
Knife-wielding thug who stabbed four victims on a Sheffield estate faces a possible life sentence
Sheffield thug who attacked his ex-partner in her bedroom has been jailed
The force would not confirm when or where the alleged offences happened.
Anyone who may have information about child sexual abuse should call Derbyshire Constabulary on 101.