Man jailed for ordering pistol to Portsmouth address

A man has been jailed after purchasing a gun on the dark web from the United States and ordering it to be delivered to a Portsmouth house. Peter Black, 39, of no fixed abode, was sentenced to three years’ imprisonment at a Winchester Crown Court hearing yesterday (25/7), after previously pleading guilty to a...

Human trafficking gang jailed for over 45 years

A group of 13 gang members who trafficked people from the Middle East into the UK have been convicted. A two-year investigation, led by detectives from the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU), uncovered the network which specialised in facilitating the illegal movement of people from Iraq and the Kurdistan region into the...

Sutton man sentenced for travelling to abuse child

A Surrey man has been given a suspended jail sentence, after admitting numerous child sex offences, including arranging and travelling to meet a child with the intention of abusing them. Christopher Hare, of Wordsworth Drive, Sutton, was on 26/6 sentenced to 16 months’ imprisonment, suspended for two years, and given a 10-year Sexual Harm Prevention...