The charges against the defendants are from offences that have occurred between 2005 and 2012 and relate to five women. The offences were committed against them as children in the Huddersfield area and are alleged to have taken place while the women were aged between 12 and 18-years-old.
The 30 men and one woman will appear at Kirklees Magistrates Court on 5 and 6 September 2018:
The defendants are:
- Banaras Hussain aged 37, of Shipley, is charged with one count of rape of a female over 16.
- Banaris Hussain, aged 35, of Huddersfield, is charged with one count of rape of a g