June 2016

Sex offender had indecent images of children


A serial sex offender has been jailed for five years after being convicted of eight offences involving indecent images of children and extreme pornography.

Steven Cook, 53, of Wold View, Holton-Le-Clay denied the offences but was found guilty by a jury at Grimbsy Crown Court after a trial.

The offences included three offences of taking or making indecent images of children and three of distributing indecent photographs of children to other paedophiles.

He was also found guilty of two counts of possessing extreme pornography which showed humans having sexual activity with animals.

Cook was given a ten-year sexual harm prevention order and was told to register as a sex offender for life