Tyne & Wear

Tyne and Wear is a metropolitan county in the North East region of England around the mouths of the rivers Tyne and Wear. It came into existence in 1974 after the passage of the Local Government Act 1972.

Mark Ferguson Newcastle caught with 630,000 pictures of child sex abuse that he shared with other paedophiles

A paedophile with a twisted interest in babies and toddlers has been jailed after being found with more than 630,000 child abuse images. Mark Ferguson, 56, appeared respectable and was married with children and the partner in an electronics company. But a court heard how Ferguson used the online moniker Odeap, paedo backwards, and made …

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George Ormond Newcastle United has been convicted of a string of sex abuse offences spanning 25 years

A youth football coach who went on to work for Newcastle United has been convicted of a string of sex abuse offences spanning 25 years. George Ormond “used his position of power” to abuse 18 boys and young men between 1973 and 1998, Newcastle Crown Court heard. The 62-year-old had denied all charges but was …

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