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Scales of Justice - 17 people who have been before magistrates in Oxfordshire

Oxford Mail: oxford magistrates court

10:00am Thursday 26th February 2015

A round-up of recent cases before magistrates in Oxfordshire

Man appears in court on rape charge

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

7:50am Wednesday 25th February 2015

A MAN accused of raping a woman in a flat in Headington has appeared at Oxford Crown Court.

YHA rape accused is facing new trial

Oxford Mail: Scales - zxc

1:11pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

A retrial will be held in the case of a man accused of raping a woman in a Botley Road youth hostel

Teen jailed over carnival day GBH

Oxford Mail: Scales - zxc

1:08pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

A 19-year-old has been jailed for 10 months after he fractured the cheek of a man he subjected to homophobic abuse

Six years’ jail for violent bully who extorted victim’s wages

Oxford Mail:

3:00pm Monday 23rd February 2015

A “violent bully” convicted of a seven-month campaign of blackmail has been jailed for six years

Detective says images downloaded by paedophile are "abhorrent"

Oxford Mail: Scales - zxc

1:53pm Monday 23rd February 2015

Grove: A detective has described images downloaded by a paedophile who was jailed for 27 offences as “abhorrent”

Never too late to report abuse, say victims of jailed paedophile

Oxford Mail: Illegal resident held in Swindon wedding scam fear

1:47pm Monday 23rd February 2015

Victims of "truly evil" paedophile call on others who have suffered abuse to come forward

Music teacher who raped victims in sound-proof rooms jailed for 11 years

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Saturday 21st February 2015

A MUSIC teacher from Chipping Norton has been jailed for 11 years for sex attacks on two schoolgirls and a young woman in sound-proof practice rooms.

Paedophile jailed after downloading 'grotesque' indecent images

Oxford Mail:

6:30am Friday 20th February 2015

A PAEDOPHILE who downloaded more than 45,000 indecent images including photos of children being raped has been jailed.

Jury fails to reach verdict in youth hostel rape trial

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:40am Saturday 14th February 2015

A JURY failed to reach a verdict in the trial of a man accused of raping a “drunk and vulnerable” woman in an Oxford youth hostel.

Man accused of abusing teen girls "shocked" at being arrested

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:30am Saturday 14th February 2015

A MAN on trial accused of sexually abusing teenage girls in Banbury told a jury he was “shocked” when he was arrested.

Man, 20, denies leading group

Oxford Mail:

2:19pm Friday 13th February 2015

A 20-year-old man has denied being “the leader” of a group accused of child sexual exploitation in Banbury

Benefits cheat jailed after £100k claims fiddle

Oxford Mail:

2:14pm Friday 13th February 2015

A woman has been found guilty of claiming almost £100,000 in benefits using a false passport and jailed for four-and-a-half years

Mother of murdered Connor Tremble prepares for tribute evening + video

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Friday 13th February 2015

ONE year on from the murder of Connor Tremble, his mother said the loss of the 17-year-old has “devastated” her family.

Man denies knowingly having sex with underage girls

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:50am Thursday 12th February 2015

A MAN accused of child sexual exploitation in Banbury has denied knowingly having sex with underage girls.

Jail for window cleaner who stole £10k jewellery from clients

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Tuesday 10th February 2015

A WINDOW cleaner who stole more than £10,000 worth of jewellery including a “treasured” engagement ring has been jailed.

Lorry fire on M40 causes delays for drivers

Oxford Mail: Lorry jackknifes on M40 causing traffic tailbacks

11:28am Saturday 7th February 2015

Drivers on the M40 are still facing delays after a lorry carrying gas canisters caught fire early this morning.

Prosecution closes its case in Banbury sexual grooming trial

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:30am Saturday 7th February 2015

THE prosecution has closed its case in the trial of seven Banbury men accused of sexually abusing teenage girls.

I’ve had no relationship with teen says sex exploitation trial accused

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

8:30am Friday 6th February 2015

A MAN accused of being at the centre of a group who allegedly groomed and exploited girls in Banbury has denied having sex with a 14-year-old.

Julia Knight appears in court charged with attempted murder of patient in Horton General Hospital

Oxford Mail:

4:14pm Friday 30th January 2015

A WOMAN charged with the attempted murder of a hospital patient today appeared in Oxford Crown Court.

Rape complainant in Banbury sex case denies lying

Oxford Mail: Scales of Justice

6:00am Friday 30th January 2015

A GIRL who says she was raped when she was 14 repeatedly denied making up the allegation yesterday.

Man accused of child sex exploitation in Oxford made "extremely poor choices" jury hears

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:00am Friday 30th January 2015

A BARRISTER told a jury her client had made a mistake by "hanging around" with a man convicted of a conspiracy to rape a teenage girl.

Man denies he sexually exploited underage girls

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

7:10am Thursday 29th January 2015

A MAN accused of arranging child prostitution and conspiracy to rape has denied taking part in any sexual exploitation of three teenage girls.

Jayden trial: Jury in Jake Blakeley case sent home until Tuesday

Oxford Mail: Jake Blakeley, 18, from Didcot

5:49pm Wednesday 28th January 2015

THE jury in the trial of Jake Blakeley will continue considering its verdict on Tuesday.

'I'm glad my evil ex has been jailed for injuring me'

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Saturday 24th January 2015

A WOMAN left with life-changing injuries after her violent boyfriend pulled her car’s handbrake on the A40 said she is glad the “evil” man has been jailed.

'I only sold cocaine so I could become a personal trainer'

Oxford Mail:

12:00pm Monday 26th January 2015

A BARRISTER told a judge his drug dealer client was selling cocaine to fund his ambition to become a personal trainer.

Jury hears girl ‘didn’t want to admit’ being raped

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

7:00am Friday 23rd January 2015

A TEENAGER who said she was raped by a member of a group accused of sexually exploiting girls said she initially lied to police because she “didn’t want to deal with it”.

Teacher kicked off Tumblr after being caught viewing indecent images

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:47pm Thursday 22nd January 2015

A TEACHER was spared jail after he admitted finding indecent images of children using the Tumblr website.

‘Underage girl exploited as prostitute’, trial hears

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

7:00am Thursday 22nd January 2015

A MAN accused of sexually exploiting “vulnerable” teenage girls in Oxford after giving them drugs and alcohol has gone on trial.

Jayden trial: Jury told Jake Blakeley was afraid of his older brother and did whatever he told him

Oxford Mail: Jake Blakeley, 18, from Didcot

5:48pm Wednesday 21st January 2015

A TEENAGER accused of knowingly helping to bury the body of Jayden Parkinson was afraid of his murderer brother and did whatever he told him, a jury was told.

Brother of Jayden Parkinson killer "knew full well" he was helping bury her body, court hears

7:00am Tuesday 20th January 2015

THE teenage brother of the man who murdered Jayden Parkinson "knew full well" he was helping bury her body in their uncle's grave, a jury has been told.

Computer technician quizzed over allegations of sexually abusing 14-year-old girl

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:30am Tuesday 20th January 2015

A COMPUTER technician accused of sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl told a jury he did not "see anything harmful" in sharing a bed with his alleged victim.

Brother of Jayden Parkinson killer "knew full well" he was helping bury her body, court hears

Oxford Mail:

5:22pm Monday 19th January 2015

THE teenage brother of the man who murdered Jayden Parkinson "knew full well" he was helping bury her body in their uncle's grave, a jury has been told.

Man jailed for 'grotesque' sexual abuse of three girls in Banbury

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:56pm Sunday 18th January 2015

A 22-YEAR-OLD man has been jailed for the “deeply humiliating” and “utterly wrong” sexual abuse of three teenage girls.

Sex exploitation trial told of alleged victims being 'brainwashed’

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

8:00am Friday 16th January 2015

A TEENAGE girl told a jury she did not realise her friend was being raped because she had been “brainwashed” by their alleged abusers.

Joseph Tsang trial in Oxford told of teenager’s sexual abuse claims

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

7:00am Thursday 15th January 2015

A FRIEND of a girl who claims she was sexually abused by a 31-year-old man has told a jury about the first time she heard the allegation.

'I thought they were my friends,' girl tells court of Banbury men accused of sexual exploitation

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

5:20pm Wednesday 14th January 2015

A GIRL who said she had underage sex with a group of young men told a jury she initially did not report it because: “I thought they were my friends.”

Repeat offender who kicked friend on ground avoids jail

Oxford Mail:

6:30am Wednesday 14th January 2015

A REPEAT offender who threatened his friend with a wine bottle and kicked him as he lay on the ground has been spared prison.

'Con artist' who stole £115,000 from Witney antiques dealer jailed for 27 months

Oxford Mail:

7:10pm Tuesday 13th January 2015

A "CON artist" who was arrested in Mallorca after stealing £115,000 from an antique dealers has been jailed for 27 months.

Conman jailed after stealing £115,000 from Witney antiques shop owner

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Wednesday 14th January 2015

JUSTICE last night finally caught up on a conman who swindled £115,000 from a councillor’s antiques firm 11 years ago.

Men held parties to groom and exploit girls, court told

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Tuesday 13th January 2015

SEVEN young men groomed and sexually exploited eight teenage girls in Banbury, a jury in Oxford Crown Court has been told.

Seven men 'sexually exploited' teenage girls, court hears

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:41pm Monday 12th January 2015

SEVEN young men groomed and sexually exploited eight teenage girls in Banbury, a jury in Oxford Crown Court has been told.

Children’s home boss faces 12 years in jail for abuse

Oxford Mail:

6:30am Tuesday 13th January 2015

THE FORMER boss of an Oxfordshire children’s home was yesterday jailed for 12-and-a-half years for sexually abusing boys during the 1970s and 1980s.

Former children's home boss jailed for 12-and-a-half years for child abuse

Oxford Mail:

11:50am Monday 12th January 2015

A JUDGE has jailed the former boss of an Oxfordshire children’s home for 12-and-a-half years for sexually abusing boys during the 1970s and 1980s.

Man jailed for Asbo breach 48 hours after his court case

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Friday 9th January 2015

A DISTRICT judge has jailed an alcoholic who breached an antisocial behaviour order (Asbo) banning him from abusing NHS staff less than 48 hours after it was made.

Driver admits carelessness was cause of death of scooter rider on A40 near Witney

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Tuesday 6th January 2015

A MOTORIST has admitted causing the death of a young film maker by driving carelessly on the A40.

David Portch admits causing death by careless driving of Kidlington 24-year-old Wilson Lau

Oxford Mail: Wilson Lau

1:31pm Monday 5th January 2015

A motorist has admitted causing the death of a young film maker by driving carelessly on the A40.

Flood alerts on River Thame and River Ray

Oxford Mail: Severe flood warning for Mistley and Brantham

6:49pm Sunday 4th January 2015

Flood alerts were issued by the Environment Agency today for the River Thame and the River Ray.

Top magistrate lauds work of colleagues in time of austerity

Oxford Mail:

3:00pm Monday 5th January 2015

THE top magistrate in Oxfordshire said he found the job “challenging yet immensely satisfying” as he stood down after three years in the role.

Plea to help cut pressure on A&E by using care at home

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Saturday 3rd January 2015

A SERVICE which could cut the number of people going to accident and emergency is being under-used, it is claimed.

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