Ian Martyn Le Gallais (53) admitted six counts of possessing and distributing indecent pictures of kids. The police investigation revealed a complete of 893 pictures, of which 377 which classed a Class A – essentially the most severe class.
Le Gallais was additionally positioned on the Intercourse Offenders Register for seven years.
A police spokesperson mentioned: ‘The viewing and making of indecent pictures causes actual hurt to actual kids. It creates a market and demand for these kind of footage so results in additional abuse. It’s removed from a victimless crime, the kids within the footage are actual kids, who are suffering actual hurt. The States of Jersey Police are dedicated to catching those that offend on this approach and making certain that they’re put earlier than the courts.
‘Anybody who has issues about suspected Youngster Sexual Abuse or Exploitation can contact the MASH on 519000 or the Public Safety Unit at Police Headquarters through 612612. Dewberry Home might be contacted on 888222.’
Full story in Saturday’s JEP.