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Notts teenager jailed for membership of banned neo-Nazi group

A Nottinghamshire teenager was among four people who were today jailed for being members of the banned National Action right-wing neo-Nazi group.Connor Scothern, 19, from Arnold, was among a group of three men and a...

Cannabis plants worth £60,000 found in Bulwell, Nottingham

Nottingham Police recovered cannabis plants worth an estimated street value of around £60,000 were seized from a property in Bulwell this morning.Officers from the Bulwell and Bulwell Forest Neighbourhood Policing Teams as well as Nottinghamshire...

Man who attacked victim with hammer and drove into him is jailed for 10 years

A man who attacked another man with a hammer and then drove into him as he tried to escape has been jailed for 10 years.As a result of the vicious attack the victim sustained a...

Notts man who raped sleeping woman jailed for six years

A man who raped a woman while she slept has been sentenced to six years in prison.Kevin Carter, 34, formerly of West Street in Hucknall, appeared at Nottingham Crown Court on 8 April. He had...

This man spat at police officers last week – today he’s in jail for 12 months

A judge in Nottinghamshire has taken swift action to jail a man who spat at police officers while claiming to have symptoms of Coronavirus.Paul Leivers 48, of Tideswell Court, Mansfield, has been locked up after...

Bingham man who hid cocaine in his boxer shorts is convicted

A drug dealer who hid cocaine in his boxer shorts has been convicted.Joe Hornigold, from Bingham was seen at Nottingham Crown Court earlier this month (17 March 2020).He was charged with one count of possession...

Distraction burglar who targeted disabled Rushcliffe woman is jailed

A distraction burglar who targeted a disabled 71-year-old woman in Gotham has been locked up for more than six years.Dean Collins, 42, knocked at the woman’s door offering gardening...

Man who attacked and robbed a man in East Leake jailed

A man who attacked a 51-year-old man in East Leake and stole his possessions has been sentenced to four years in prison.Thomas Smith, 33, of no fixed address, was sentenced at Nottingham Crown Court yesterday...

Defendants involved in a cross-county drugs plot jailed for more than 100 years

A drug dealer who lived a lavish lifestyle while on the run from the police was among 22 people sentenced to more than 100 years in prison between them.At Leicester Crown Court Kevin Duncalf was...

Attacker who wrapped cable around disabled victim’s throat is jailed

A man who attacked a disabled man, wrapping an extension cable around his throat and biting his ear, has been jailed.David Roe, 42, was a given a 12-month prison sentence after pleading guilty to assault...

Nottingham man jailed for carrying a knife after Rock City visit

A man found carrying a knife after being ejected from Nottingham’s Rock City has been jailed for four years.Darnell Chambers, 22, was escorted out of the Talbot Street club during the early hours of 2...

Serial burglar who preyed on vulnerable victims sentenced to over seven years

A serial burglar stole sentimental items belonging to a woman's deceased daughter and left a 91-year-old woman afraid to leave her house alone.Ryan Worth, of Watson Road, Worksop, has been jailed for seven-and-a-half years after...

Notts man jailed for four and a half years for child sexual offences

A 45-year-old man has been jailed for four and a half years at Nottingham Crown Court after pleading guilty to sex offences against a child.Alec Brian Parkin of Lacey Green in Balderton, Newark was jailed...

Hucknall man jailed for sexually assaulting a woman

A 34-year-old man has been jailed for 21 months after sexually assaulting and threatening a woman.John Randle, of Polperro Way, Hucknall, was arrested on 2 September 2019 after a report of sexual assault was made...

Man jailed for 16 thefts from shops across Nottinghamshire

A man who stole two legs of lamb, beef joints and steak from a number of butchers has been jailed after a three-month crime spree.Andrew Merritt, 30, from Cheapside, Worksop was sentenced at Nottingham Crown...

Man jailed after twice assaulting partner by grabbing her around the neck

A 28-year-old man has been jailed for 18 weeks after assaulting his partner and damaging her television and furniture.Aaron Francis of no fixed address was sentenced at Nottingham Magistrates Court on Monday 10 February 2020...

Nottingham man jailed for five years for 1990s indecent assault

A 48-year-old Nottingham man has been jailed for five years for indecent assault.Mark Crampton, of Blenheim Cottages in Bulwell, pleaded not guilty to indecent assault on a girl under the age of 14 years but...

Jail for man who robbed woman and bought fish and chips with her bank card

A man who robbed a 63-year-old woman and used her bank cards to buy a takeaway was jailed for three years on Monday (3 February 2020).Shaun Hill, 28. Of Broxtowe Drive, Mansfield, was arrested on...

Jail for Beeston man who pulled knife on staff at Nottingham bar

A man has been jailed for 17 months after taking a knife on a night out.Darwin Hadley, 21, from Beeston, pleaded guilty to possession of a bladed article and failure to appear and was sentenced...

Organised gang of 12 facing jail following large scale drug investigation

Members of an organised drugs gang which blighted Bestwood and the surrounding areas in Nottingham are facing potentially lengthy jail terms after the conclusion of a trial today.A total of 12 offenders have been found...

Three Nottingham men jailed for more than nine years for drugs supply

Three people have been jailed for a total of more than nine years after police investigated a gang supplying drugs to the streets of Nottinghamshire.The below individuals had pleaded guilty to their involvement in a...

Man jailed for over 11 years for sexual offences against a child

A 51-year-old man has been jailed for 11 years and four months after admitting a series of sex offences against a child.Nottinghamshire Police launched an investigation in July 2019 after the offences were reported.John Tomlinson,...

Man jailed for robbery and possession of imitation firearm

Nottinghamshire Police has warned people of the dangers of meeting people in person after meeting them online after a man was robbed in Nottingham.The victim was asked to meet at a property on Coleby Avenue,...

Mother’s ‘world changed forever’ as Nottingham man jailed for manslaughter

A 44-year-old man has been jailed for seven years and four months for manslaughter, in connection with the death of Daniel Mock in Bulwell.Shane Seymour, of Spruce Gardens, Bulwell, pleaded guilty to manslaughter and was...

Murder investigation launched after Nottingham university student dies following city assault

Police have launched a murder investigation after a 20-year-old man who was assaulted in Nottingham city centre tragically died.Arjun Singh (pictured), a student at Nottingham Trent University, was taken to the Queen's Medical Centre following...

Two men jailed for child sex offences after online activist group’s actions

This week two men were jailed for a combined total of more than four years for child sex offences.Adnan Farzat, 36, of Pandora Road, Camden, London, was sentenced to 2 and a half years in...

Drug dealer jailed for over three years after being caught with crack cocaine and heroin

A man who ran off when he saw police on patrol was arrested and found carrying nearly 300 wraps of class A drugs and a weapon.Twenty-six-year-old Benjamin Wylie was caught in possession of 196 wraps...

Burglar sentenced after being caught by Notts pub landlord

A prolific pub burglar has been sentenced after being caught in the act by a pub landlord.Nicholas Jackson, 47, had recently been released from a prison sentence for pub burglaries when he broke into the...

Man and woman given suspended sentences after drugs discovered in Worksop warrant

A man and a woman from Nottinghamshire who were found to be dealing cocaine have been sentenced at Nottingham Crown Court.Diana Wood, 45, of Anston Avenue, and Nigel Keith Driffill, 52, of Raines...

Man convicted of manslaughter of 87-year-old grandfather

A man has today (Friday 10 January 2020) been convicted of the manslaughter of an 87-year-old grandfather, on the grounds of diminished responsibility, after driving into him at a bus stop in Mansfield Woodhouse.Gavin Collins,...