Care worker Lorenzo Bacus could have more victims, say police – BBC News

Posted November 25th, 2014 in care workers, elderly, news, sentencing, sexual offences, victims by sally

‘A care worker who has been jailed for abusing a male resident at a home could have struck before, say police.’

Full story

BBC News, 25th November 2014

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Comments Off

Former Ukip regional chairman Peter Entwistle jailed for grooming children – The Independent

‘A former Ukip regional chairman has been jailed for almost five years for grooming children as young as 12 and possessing almost 200,000 indecent images of children.’

Full story

The Independent, 25th November 2014

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Comments Off

Former Racial Equality Council leader jailed for identity theft – The Guardian

Posted November 25th, 2014 in identity fraud, news, sentencing by sally

‘A respected campaigner on racial equality has been found guilty of stealing another man’s identity, living and working under the false name for more than 20 years.’

Full story

The Guardian, 25th November 2014

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Comments Off

Stewart Jackson Fishponds car bomb hoaxer jailed for 20 months – BBC News

Posted November 25th, 2014 in bomb hoaxing, closed circuit television, criminal damage, DNA, news, sentencing by sally

‘A man who admitted a bomb hoax in Bristol after he doused a car in fuel has been sent to prison for 20 months.’

Full story

BBC News, 24th November 2014

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Comments Off

Man jailed for raping boy in Manchester shopping centre toilets – The Independent

Posted November 24th, 2014 in child abuse, news, rape, sentencing by sally

‘A pensioner has been jailed after raping an 11-year-old boy in the public toilets of a Manchester shopping centre.’

Full story

The Independent, 22nd November 2014

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Comments Off

Armed gang jailed for Leeds pub robberies – BBC News

Posted November 24th, 2014 in news, robbery, sentencing by sally

‘A gang of robbers behind a string of armed raids on pubs and restaurants across Leeds have been jailed.’

Full story

BBC News, 21st November 2014

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Comments Off

Lancashire sham marriages: Manchester gang jailed – BBC News

Posted November 21st, 2014 in fraud, immigration, marriage, news, sentencing by tracey

‘A Manchester gang which set up sham weddings between Pakistani grooms and Portuguese brides has been jailed.’

Full story

BBC News, 21st November 2014

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Comments Off

Neurosurgeon jailed for sexually assaulting six patients – The Guardian

Posted November 19th, 2014 in abuse of position of trust, doctors, news, sentencing, sexual offences, victims by sally

‘An eminent consultant neurosurgeon has been jailed for 16 years for sexually assaulting six female patients during intimate medical examinations.’

Full story

The Guardian, 18th November 2014

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Comments Off

Tania Clarence sentenced: Husband of depressed New Malden mother who killed children criticises medics for ‘pressuring family to submit to operations’ – The Independent

Posted November 19th, 2014 in disabled persons, families, homicide, mental health, news, sentencing by sally

‘The husband of a depressed mother who killed her three young disabled children has criticised medical professionals for the “constant pressure” placed on the family to “submit the children to operations and other interventions”.’

Full story

The Independent, 18th November 2014

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Comments Off

Sham marriage organiser jailed and bogus brides sentenced – BBC News

Posted November 18th, 2014 in fraud, marriage, news, sentencing by sally

‘A woman who arranged sham marriages in Wales to help non-EU nationals obtain visas has been jailed for two years and nine months.’

Full story

BBC News, 17th November 2014

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Comments Off

Man who beat three sisters with a hammer in London hotel gets life – The Guardian

Posted November 18th, 2014 in attempts, burglary, conspiracy, murder, news, sentencing, violent offenders by sally

‘A man who beat three sisters in a “vicious and merciless” hammer attack as they slept with their young children in a luxury hotel has been jailed for life.’

Full story

The Guardian, 17th November 2014

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Comments Off

Man jailed for driving car on to Brands Hatch circuit during race – The Guardian

Posted November 18th, 2014 in guilty pleas, news, nuisance, sentencing by sally

‘A labourer has been jailed for eight months for driving his girlfriend’s Volkswagen Polo on to the Brands Hatch circuit during a race.’

Full story

The Guardian, 17th November 2014

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Comments Off

Jail those convicted of illegal blood sports, campaigners say – The Guardian

Posted November 18th, 2014 in hunting, imprisonment, news, penalties, reports, sentencing by sally

‘Hunters should face prison sentences for illegal blood sports, be banned from sending dogs underground and prevented from escaping prosecution by claiming that kills are accidental, according to animal welfare campaigners.’

Full story

The Guardian, 18th November 2014

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Comments Off

Liverpool family jailed for £200,000 benefit fraud – BBC News

Posted November 17th, 2014 in benefits, fraud, news, sentencing, video recordings by sally

‘A woman who claimed she was too ill to walk, yet was filmed surfing in Australia and swimming with dolphins, has been jailed for benefit fraud.’

Full story

BBC News, 14th November 2014

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Comments Off

Women in prison: interviews with ex-offenders – Halsbury’s Law Exchange

Posted November 17th, 2014 in criminal justice, news, prisons, rehabilitation, sentencing, women by sally

‘Halsbury’s Law Exchange carried out interviews with six female ex-offenders as part of wider research into women in prison and the penal system. This video was first premiered at the panel discussion: Women in prison: is the penal system fit for purpose? on 11 November 2014.’

Full story

Halsbury’s Law Exchange, 12th November 2014

Source: www.halsburyslawexchange.co.uk

Comments Off

Poppy tin thief caught on CCTV jailed – BBC News

Posted November 17th, 2014 in charities, closed circuit television, news, sentencing, theft by sally

‘A man who was caught on CCTV stealing a poppy collection box has been jailed for 18 weeks.’

Full story

BBC News, 14th November 2014

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Comments Off

Female offenders have been failed agrees Hughes at prison event – Halsbury’s Law Exchange

Posted November 17th, 2014 in children, codes of practice, criminal justice, legal aid, news, prisons, sentencing, women by sally

‘This is the “end of line as far as talk is concerned” concluded Felicity Gerry QC, bringing the interesting, illuminating and varied panel discussion to an end last night, challenging Simon Hughes MP to seize this opportunity to make his mark and make a real difference to women offenders.’

Full story

Halsbury’s Law Exchange, 12th November 2014

Source: www.halsburyslawexchange.co.uk

Comments Off

Ex-coroner John Owen jailed for five years for £1m theft – BBC News

‘The former coroner for Carmarthenshire who stole £1m from a dead man’s estate to “prop up” his struggling law firm has been jailed for five years.’

Full story

BBC News, 14th November 2014

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Comments Off

Man jailed for WhatsApp ‘revenge porn’ after posting images of woman online – The Guardian

‘A 21-year-old man is believed to have become the first person in the UK to be jailed for posting revenge porn online.’

Full story

The Guardian, 14th November 2014

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Comments Off

Jailed Twitter troll speaks of regret – BBC News

‘Internet trolling has become a growing problem in recent years, but is enough being done to teach children about online abuse?’

Full story

BBC News, 17th November 2014

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Comments Off