GORDON METCALFE IN HIS MID 40’S FROM THE DURHAM AREA – This male arranged to meet up with what he believed to be a 14 year old male but was a member of our team behind the account, he arranged to meet in Sunderland for sex and sexual activities and he had also asked for indecent images of the decoy, when he arrived he was confronted with members of our team who attempted to question him until 2 of our members were arrested by an off duty police officer for “breach of the peace” the members were let go minutes later and the male was arrested on scene.
He was up to court today where he received –
2 year community order
30 days rehabilitation requirements
5 year sex offenders register
5 years sexual harm prevention order