December 2017

Suspended sentence for 64-year-old found with category A child abuse images

A 64-year-old man from Slough was handed a suspended sentence for having child sexual abuse videos on his computer. 

Ronald Purcell, of Bath Road, was originally charged with making videos and pictures containing indecent images of children

In May, he pleaded guilty to guilty to making indecent images of children, which included videos of children as young as seven

Purcell was handed a 15 month suspended prison sentence. He was also placed on the sex offenders register for 10 years