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September 02, 2014
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BROWNE: SPANKING PCSO CLEARED OF SEX ASSAULT

KENTISH TOWN, REGENTS PARK A Police Community Support Officer accused of spanking her colleague after developing an 'unhealthy' interest in him was cleared of sexual assault today (TUES). Josephine Browne, 50, was allegedly caught peering at the young officer while he was undressing in scenes he said were reminiscent of the Alfred Hitchcock film 'Psycho'. Waiting until they were alone in a lift together, the regular church-goer 'seductively' leaned towards him and said "I know why you're taking me to the fourth floor", jurors heard. Browne was accused of spanking her fellow officer's backside six times, leaving marks that were visible an hour or two afterwards.

 
September 02, 2014

EVANS: DOCTOR ADMITS PATIENT AFFAIR WAS WRONG

LEEK, STAFFS A GP who fathered a child during an affair with a former patient admits it should 'never have happened,' a tribunal heard. Dr David Evans, 55, started seeing the 'vulnerable' woman socially after counselling her for psychiatric problems at the John Kelso Practice, in Leek, Staffs, in 2005. The married GP partner started a sexual relationship with the woman, now 33, the following summer and left his family to be with her after they had a baby boy in 2009. But he had to resign after the scandal was exposed in March 2010 when a poster campaign detailing the relationship was mounted near his practice, the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service heard.

 



 
September 02, 2014

BUTTS: MASSIVE SWINDLE ON SPORT FANS

SOUTHALL/KINGSTON Two men defrauded music and sports fans out of nearly £2m by selling bogus tickets to major events, a court heard today (tues). Terrence Butts, 61, and Nimal Fonseka, 76, allegedly sold more than 15,000 tickets to punters to events including the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The pair are said to have raked in £2.2m from the scam, yet failed to supply up to 94 percent of tickets that were purchased by duped customers. Butts, who set up his company Durban Vienna Ltd in London's lavish Mayfair district, sold tickets on websites including chinaolympic2008tickets.com, summerfestivaltickets.com and tickets4avenues.com.

 
September 02, 2014
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NUNN: 'IT WAS ALL A JOKE' CLAIMS TWITTER TROLL

BRISTOL/WALTHAMSTOW A 'Twitter troll' accused of bombarding a Labour MP with abusive messages for supporting a feminist campaign claimed today (tues) it was all a 'really funny' joke. Peter Nunn, 33, allegedly retweeted messages threatening to rape Walthamstow MP Stella Creasy and branding her a 'witch' last year. He launched his campaign after the Labour politician backed the successful bid by feminist Caroline Criado-Perez to feature Jane Austen on the £10 note Nunn allegedly labelled the woman 'a coven of bloody witches' and later tweeted 'best way to rape a witch – try and drown her first and just as she is gagging for air that's when you enter.'

 
September 02, 2014

PAYNE: BOGUS ACCOUNTANT IN COURT

SOMERSET A woman accused of masquerading as a qualified accountant for over four years and fleecing more than £70,000 from clients appeared in court today (tues). Vicky Payne, 40, allegedly swindled two businessman out of nearly £40,000 while claiming to be qualified, Hammersmith Magistrates Court was told. The alleged victims, Mark Prema-Ratner and Michael Mervyn-Jones, work for M-PR Consulting, a 'boutique corporate consultancy'. Payne is said to have passed herself off as an accountant between 2010 and 2014, collecting up to £73,000 for her deception.

 
September 02, 2014
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BROWNE: 'I DIDN'T EVEN LIKE HIM' SAYS 'BOTTOM SPANKING' COP

KENTISH TOWN A church-going Police Community Support Officer accused of spanking her colleague's bottom insisted that she did not find him attractive. PCSO Josephine Browne, 50, was allegedly caught peering at the young officer while he changed in scenes reminiscent of the Alfred Hitchcock film 'Psycho'. Waiting until they were alone in a lift together, Browne 'seductively' leaned towards him and said 'I know why you're taking me to the fourth floor', jurors heard. Browne is accused of spanking her fellow officer's backside six times, leaving marks that were visible an hour later.

 
September 02, 2014
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REED: 'VICTIM' OF PUBLIC SCHOOLBOY RAPE WIPED TWEETS

KENSINGTON A student who claims her former public school friend tried to rape her deleted the text messages she sent immediately after the alleged attack, the Old Bailey heard. Archie Reed, 20, is accused of groping and trying to rape the woman after a drunken night out in central London. The woman, also 20, claims Reed pounced on her while she was asleep, leaving her hysterical, in floods of tears, and unable to remember her own name. Jurors heard today (Tues) that the student, who cannot be named, wiped some of her sent messages before police seized her mobile phone. Texts sent less than an hour and a half after the alleged attack have gone, as well as messages she sent in the following week.

 
September 02, 2014
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NKOSI: NURSE WHO 'LIKED BIG BOTTOMS' PULLED DOWN SKIRT

LEWISHAM A nurse who was a self-confessed fan of 'big bottoms' grabbed a colleague's wrists and pulled down her skirt, a tribunal heard. Vusi Nkosi would often pull staff member's shirts from behind and touch their clothing at Lewisham Hospital, southeast London, it is said. On several occasions he remarked he was a fan of 'big bottoms,' it is claimed. On one occasion he told a female co-worker that he 'knew what was good for her' and was willing to be her toyboy, the Nursing and Midwifery Council was told.

 
September 02, 2014

RAHMAN:BULLIES KILLED JOBLESS MAN AS HE LOOKED FOR WORK

STOCKWELL, THORNTON HEATH, MITCHAM, SOUTH LONDON A gang of teenage bullies battered an jobless engineer to death because he wanted to use a community centre computer to look for work, the Old Bailey heard. The ringleader, Monsur Rahman, 18, picked a fight with Donald McNicol, 54, by demanding that he stop using the terminal at the Stockwell Park community centre, it is said. When Mr McNicol refused, Rahman – nicknamed 'Shack' - his brother Mamunoor, also 18, and four other teenagers launched a 'vicious onslaught', punching him repeatedly in the face, the court heard. Mamunoor Rahman then allegedly slammed a chair onto the victim's head before the gang fled the scene, leaving Mr McNicol bleeding on the floor.

 
September 02, 2014

TRAVIS: JURY SWORN IN FOR RETRIAL OF HAIRY CORNFLAKE

AYLESBURY, BUCKS A jury was sworn in today (TUE) for the retrial of former Top of the Pops presenter Dave Lee Travis for indecently assaulting three women. The 69-year-old former Radio One DJ faces a second trial in respect of two counts that jurors were unable to reach verdicts on earlier this year. Travis, charged under his real name David Griffin, is also accused of sexually touching a woman over her clothing on 17 January 1995. The jury, of six men and six women, were told that the trial at Southwark Crown Court would last, at the latest, until September 24.

 
September 02, 2014
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SCHWIER:RECORD LABEL EXECUTIVE STOLE £650,000 FROM UNIVERSAL

TWICKENHAM, MIDDSX A record label executive today (tues) admitted stealing almost £650,000 from Universal Music - home to U2 and Prince. Duncan Schwier, 52, swindled the world's largest musical corporation with false invoices for more than a decade, Hammersmith Magistrates Court heard. The con only came to light when Schwier's successor raised the alarm, after noticing scores of invoices paid to non-existent companies. Schwier appeared unrepresented in court, wearing a blue suit, white shirt and patterned tie.


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