13 of the most serious criminals from the Sunderland area who came before our courts in May
These are the faces of some of the most serious offenders from Sunderland and surrounding areas who were dealt with by the courts in May.
Their crimes range from attempted robbery and conspiracy to commit burglary to rape and child sex offences, and they have either been given prison time, or face lengthy sentences. It is not a list of all offenders jailed, but of those who have committed offences where our police forces have deemed it worthy to make custody photographs public.
5. Christopher Robinson, 32, of Avonmouth Road, Sunderland
The burglar was jailed for four years after a crime spree which saw him snatch presents from under a Christmas tree and a car from the victims driveway. He was convicted of burglary, going equipped, theft and interfering with a vehicle.
She drunkenly threatened to "slice up" a passer-by unless he gave her more money as she begged. She admitted possessing a bladed article and attempted robbery, and was given two years' in jail, suspended for two years.