These are the faces of the criminals jailed for serious crimes across Lancashire in August

A number of criminals were jailed in August for serious crimes across Lancashire.

By Colin Ainscough
Monday, 9th September 2019, 9:39 am
Updated Monday, 9th September 2019, 10:39 am
These are the faces of the criminals jailed for serious crimes across Lancashire in August
These are the faces of the criminals jailed for serious crimes across Lancashire in August

Here are the most serious offenders. This is not a list of all offenders jailed, but of those who have committed serious offences when Lancashire Police have deemed it worthy to release their custody photographs to the public.

Tommy Smith (six and a half years), Scott Paton (25 months), Leonard Perkins (eight weeks), and Mary Smith (15 months) were sentenced at Preston Crown Court for their part in a 1 million stolen goods operation.
Disgraced former fireman, Gavin Kirkham, 42, was jailed for 12 years after being found guilty of two counts of rape and three counts of sexual assault after a trial at Preston Crown Court.

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A "lookalike" of Friends actor David Schwimmer was jailed for nine months for theft and fraud offences. Abdulah Husseini, 36, used a stolen bank card to make or attempt to make fraudulent purchases at four shops in Blackpool.
20-year-old Liam Reece from Chorley was jailed for 16 months after pleading guilty to two Deliberate Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks on the Greater Manchester Police and Cheshire Constabulary websites.
Lancashire prison officer Phillip Meadows, was sentenced to five years and four months in prison following the discovery of his 95,000 stash of drugs at his home in Carnarvon Road, Birkdale.
Adam Jones, 21, from Ormskirk was jailed for five years after he raided two post offices at gunpoint.
Keith Riley, 56, of Crabtree Road in Thornton, who pocketed more than 300,000 by charging up to 50% interest was sentenced to nine months behind bars after pleading guilty to illegal money lending and money laundering.
Four men were jailed for a total of 100 years after a jury found them guilty of their involvement in killing Sajed and seriously injuring Ashan. Sadaqat Ali (36 years), Rafaqat Ali (28 years), Fazal Ilahi (32 years) and Syed Akbar (30 years)
Colin Hannan, of no fixed address was jailed for three years and four months breaking into two Preston houses in broad daylight.