Man charged with child sexual offence – Hampshire 

Specialist officers from the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU) have charged a man in connection with a child sexual offence.  Frank Salmon, of Harbourne Gardens, West End, Southampton, was arrested and charged on Thursday (23/6) with arranging or facilitating the commission of a child sexual offence.  The 54-year-old was remanded in custody...

Man jailed for international cocaine importation plot 

A man convicted of involvement in a plot to import cocaine into the UK has been sentenced to eight years’ imprisonment.  Thomas Snell, aged 31, of no fixed abode, was sentenced today (9/6) at Southampton Crown Court.  Snell had pleaded guilty to conspiring to fraudulently avoid the prohibition on the importation of a controlled...