A Leek man has been jailed after unleashing “haymaker type punches” on two men during a night out in Leek town centre.
A Stoke-on-Trent man has been jailed for ten years after a ‘revenge attack’ that left his victim in a coma with facial fractures and a bleed on the brain.
A Stoke-on-Trent man was caught with more than 70 indecent images of children when he took his mobile phone to be repaired, a court heard.
Jack Hislop, 19, of Ballinson Road, Blurton, was found out after an engineer fixing his phone uncovered a number of pictures and alerted the police.
A Tunstall man has been jailed for attacking a man in a pub following banter about football.
Shawn Wright, 39, of St Chads Road, pleaded guilty at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court to assaulting Steven Palmer causing him actual bodily harm.
Staffordshire Police have made 70 arrests across the county as part of ongoing Operation Justice, designed to get wanted people off the streets.
Six people were arrested for failing to appear in court and another six were wanted for a recall to prison.
Two men have appeared in court after police uncovered one of the biggest cannabis farms in Staffordshire in recent years.
They found more than 1,600 cannabis plants in a raid on a property in the village of Willoughbridge, near Newcastle-under-Lyme.
A Staffordshire County Council support worker has been jailed for 16 months for sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl in his care.
The 48-year-old pleaded guilty to charges of possessing indecent photographs of his victim, inciting a child to engage in sexual activity and sexual activity with a child.
A convicted paedophile has been jailed for quizzing gym staff over children’s swimming times.
Geoffrey Baker, 53, formerly of Eastwick Crescent, Trentham, has been jailed for 12 months at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court.
A 62-year-old Newcastle man was found hanging by his neck the day he was due to face sex allegations in court, an inquest was told.
Former soldier Richard Reginal Ralph was found dead in his Newcastle-under-Lyme home on Kent Grove.
A 21-year-old Burslem man who battered a pub goer and tried to rob him of just £5 has been jailed.
Jack James, of Hamil Road, Burslem, was convicted of the attempted robbery of Stephen Grocott, 57.