has been sentenced to two years in prison Anthony Vaughan A man has been sentenced to two years in prison after he attacked a shopkeeper and his son, leaving them traumatised. Anthony Vaughan visited the Stoke-on-Trent Minimarket on Newcastle Road at around 6:45pm, Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court heard.
Two people who forced a man into the boot of their car before stabbing him multiple times have been jailed. Henry Parkhurst and Katherine Beckham were in a Toyota Corolla on Orme Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme, when they forced the man at knifepoint into the vehicle. After he was stabbed in the back, Staffordshire Police said, Beckham attempted to reverse over the victim but he was able to escape.
continues to receive the support of his girlfriend David Higgins A grieving dad attacked his girlfriend and sold her belongings for drugs while in the grip of a monkey dust addiction. David Higgins had been in an on-off relationship with the woman for around a year. During that time, the 32-year-old stole her tablet, a coat and bank card, as well as damaging a window at her home.
, has been put behind bars for over seven years after threatening the victim with a machete and a kettle full of boiling water. Niko Lovatt, 29 A masked gang forced their way inside a vulnerable man's home before one of them threatened him with a machete and a kettle full of boiling water.
was involved in a ‘large scale’ supply of drugs Israr Ghulam A street dealer has been jailed for his part in a large-scale operation to flood the streets of Stoke-on-Trent with crack. Israr Ghulam was caught with £10,000 worth of cocaine and a ‘small quantity’ of diamorphine following a raid on an address in Rectory Road, Hanley, in 2018.
has been locked up for over seven years after threatening the victim with the blade and a kettle full of boiling water Niko Lovatt A masked gang forced their way inside a vulnerable man's Stoke-on-Trent home before one of them threatened him with a machete and a kettle full of boiling water.
Robert Bowen was in his white Ford Transit when he sped towards his 52-year-old victim after the argument escalated - the victim was thrown against a wall in Audley, Stoke-on-Trent A dangerous driver mowed down his rival before fleeing the scene in a row over 'inconsiderate' parking. Robert Bowen was in his white Ford Transit when he sped towards his 52-year-old victim, who has not been named, after the argument escalated.
Mark Rogan failed to tell police about his movements A sex offender who moved to Spain without telling the police was caught red handed after he was arrested for another matter. Mark Rogan was handed a three-year suspended sentence for an indecent assault in Northern Ireland back in 2005.
Daniel Goodwin, of Leek, was handed a conditional discharge at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court after admitting possession of drugs Heavy cannabis user Daniel Goodwin was found with more than £9,000 worth of the drug after two separate police raids on his home. The 44-year-old denied he was involved in supplying the class B drug, stating the cannabis was for his own use.
These are the defendants who've been before the courts BUCKNALL: Twenty-seven-year-old Joshua Bailey, of Brewster Road, Bucknall, admitted two charges of dangerous driving, and will be sentenced at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court in the week of June 13. He has also admitted two charges of driving without insurance; two offences of drink-driving; two charges of driving while disqualified and driving without a licence.
Josh Morse punched and kicked the dock at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court Controlling boyfriend Josh Morse broke his partner's jaw and gave her two black eyes during a terrifying campaign of violence. The 24-year-old also spent hours checking the content of his girlfriend's phone and later - after he was banned from contacting her - sent hundreds of messages threatening violence against her and her family.
Liam Proudman also broke his post-release rules by having six Facebook accounts in false names A sex offender who was jailed for grooming teenage girls has been back in court for breaking rules imposed on his release. Liam Proudman was sentenced to three years in a young offenders institution in 2018 for having sexual online chats with the three victims - and subsequently warning one girl to 'drop the charges' against him.
Matthew Dark, who has committed 198 previous offences, sneaked into a Fenton home as children slept Burglar Matthew Dark sneaked into a home while the owner's wife and children were asleep in bed. The 48-year-old then broke into the Fenton victim's garage and stole two bikes, tools and other items worth £3,800.
Now Sian Booth has had her suspended jail sentence extended at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court Disqualified driver Sian Booth drove a fellow student's BMW as she wanted to 'fit in'. The 22-year-old was banned from driving after trying to evade police in July 2020. But she was spotted by police driving in College Road, Stoke, and when officers carried out checks they discovered the car was registered to a man.
, aged 33, of Newcastle, was spared jail at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court Tesco shopper Daniel Clift was caught performing a sex act on himself in the women's toilets. The 33-year-old pervert walked into the ladies' at , pulled his trousers down and exposed his privates.
Thug Claudau Cuzma was drunk and high on a cocktail of cannabis and cocaine when he offered his ex-girlfriend a lift home but only to make death threats and refuse to let her out A terrified woman jumped out of a moving car after the driver strangled her and demanded she perform a sex act on him.
Now Claudau Cuzma has been jailed at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court Drugged-up Claudau Cuzma strangled his former partner and told her to perform a sex act on him. The 30-year-old was driving his car with his victim in the front passenger seat when he punched her in the face, grabbed her neck and held her head towards his lap.
Terrified woman jumps out of moving car as ex launched attack Now Claudau Cuzma has been jailed at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court The one-man crimewave fuelled by monkey dust who's now notched up 119th offence Kevin Eagles, aged 38, of Knutton, was one of two men who targeted Kirkhams Jewellers in Newcastle