April 2019

Sex offender from Whittlesey found with more than 7000 indecent images of children on phone, laptop and USB

A sex offender from Whittlesey who was found with more than 7000 indecent images of children on three separate devices has been given a community order.

Robert Norman, 36, had the images on his phone, laptop and a USB stick.

The images were found following a search on his home in Drybread Road, Whittlesey, on September 7 2017.

The devices were found to contain 7414 category C images, 127 category B and 69 category A – the most severe.

Norman, who is already a registered sex offender, pleaded guilty to three counts of making indecent images of children and breach of a sexual harm prevention order.

Today (April 11) at Cambridge Crown Court he was sentenced to a three year community order, 60 days rehabilitation activity requirement and five years on the SHPO.