Unless otherwise stated, they are all from the city and are beginning sentences after pleading guilty to offences at Newcastle Crown Court during June 2021.
Our previous rogues’ gallery can be seen here.
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1. Brian Redman
Redman, of Lichfield Road, Sunderland, was jailed for three years with a 30-month driving ban for two charges of burglary, aggravated vehicle taking, dangerous driving, assault on an emergency worker and racially aggravated harassment. He was jailed for a further ten weeks for breach of a suspended sentence
2. Paul McIver
McIver, 41, of Edwin Street, Houghton, was jailed for 30 months for robbery, with ten weeks from a previous suspended jail term
3. Geoffrey Urwin
Urwin, 37, of of Balmlaw, Gateshead, denied robbery but was found guilty by a jury and jailed for five years and three months despite a reference from former Sunderland captain Max Power
4. John Ferguson
Ferguson, 25, of Robert Street, Sunderland, was jailed for nearly two-and-a-half years and banned from the roads for over five years for burglary, theft of a motor vehicle, driving without a licence, no insurance use and failing to provide a specimen