He took the Vauxhall Mokka from the home he shares with his grandparents in Caerau, near Maesteg, before driving at excessive speeds for several miles in a bid to lose police cars. Serial offender Mcarthy , 37, terrorised neighbour Christopher Rees to the point that the threats forced him to move away. The pair wore balaclavas when they smashed through a wall to break into a social club but they were caught hiding inside by police. Habberley spent weeks chatting on a dating website to what he believed was a young girl, telling her she was beautiful and he loved her, asking her for sex, and asking her to perform sex acts on herself. Colin Leach was made the subject of a Sexual Harm Prevention Order after approaching a child in a library, but breached it by going up to a family in Bute Park . The pair were sentenced after terrifying robberies. The jury heard the couple, who were separated, had enjoyed a day out at Chester Races together just two days before Mrs Jordan was murdered. When police turned up to arrest him, Evans struck them in the nose with his knee. Just days later the “cowardly” attacker left another cashier “shaking and crying” when he sprayed her with petrol before emptying the till and saying he would shoot her if she called the police. The driver was distracted when he his car hit and killed cyclist Paul Garrett. The prisoner bit a chunk out of his cellmate's ear as they watched the Six Nations. Aden Dougherty, 27, from Cardiff, was just a week into a community order for punching a man outside a supermarket at the time. Eight members of an organised crime gang who “openly and brazenly” dealt Class A drugs were caught in a massive police bust. They carried out a number frauds after using the bank cards, one of which was stolen from a van and the other during the burglary of a house. Davies was a member of staff at a large comprehensive school when he was arrested for wanting sex with 13-year-old girls and having a video on his phone of a child as young as five being raped. Sgt Arwyn Jones was concussed, his glasses broken, had a split lip and needed dental treatment after the attack on Bangor High Street, Caernarfon crown court heard. The jealous husband used a 68cm long machete to attack his wife when he found out she was having an affair. A court heard Davidson, now 20, had been almost 19 when she had sex with a girl of 13. The thief stole a car from a nursing home, drove to Mumbles and burgled a shop, and then collided with two cars. 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Paula Williams, 43, of Tredegar Road, Hilltop, appeared in Newport Crown Court and pleaded guilty to wounding with intent following an incident on December 26 last year when a 54-year-old man was stabbed. The court heard she beat her housemate with a rolling pin and slashed him with a bread knife before tying him up and bundling him into a cupboard in a 16-hour ordeal. Jailed for threatening a shopper with a "military-style" flick knife and pointed the blade at a police officer before being wrestled to the ground. The 27-year-old was jailed for six years after raping a woman who was sleeping in a tent at a campsite. The two members of a notorious London criminal gang trafficked a vulnerable teenage girl to Swansea to work in their heroin and crack cocaine operation. They broke into the New Lodge Independent Social Club in Gorseinon , Swansea, on November 8 last year, armed with a hammer and an axe. Described as a career fraudster the 40-year-old targeted one of the most prestigious events ever to be held in Wales. Mansell was an “academic and trustworthy girl” as an A-level student but fell into a life of crime after meeting an older man who introduced her to ketamine and other drugs. Smith pleaded guilty to wounding with intent and unlawful wounding but was found not guilty of attempted murder and a second charge of wounding with intent following a trial on September 26. Hocking, who has been before the courts for more than 90 previous offences, was jailed for his role in the break-in at the King William IV pub in Barry . He pulled the blade out of his hoodie pocket and pointed it at his victim's neck, instructing him to hand over either his mobile phone or his bike. During the sentencing, Mrs Justice Jefford described it as a “vicious and unprovoked attack”. The 26-year-old was not insured either when he took a bend too fast. The 55-year-old swung a hammer at a stranger in an unprovoked attack, goaded armed police and told them to shoot him. The drug dealer kept heroin hidden in his underwear after he was caught dealing on the street outside his Pontypridd house. The 29-year-old, who was working as the manager of Cash Generator in Bridgend , “diverted” cash to himself by processing 34 fake loans and cashing 76 fraudulent cheques. A man has died following a crash in the early hours of Friday morning. He had targeted the house of his ex-girlfriend's mother but left behind a trail of cheese crumbs after eating the Red Leicester he found in the fridge. The couple's crime spree started with trying to smuggle heroin into prison in Bridgend and went on to feature robbery, drug dealing, and a high-speed police chase. Ebbw Vale (/ ˈ ɛ b uː v eɪ l /; Welsh: Glynebwy) is a town at the head of the valley formed by the Ebbw Fawr tributary of the Ebbw River in Wales.It is the largest town and the administrative centre of Blaenau Gwent county borough.The Ebbw Vale and Brynmawr conurbation has a population of roughly 33,000.