Just more proof if needed that these people can’t be ‘cured’ or rehabilitated.
“Williams avoided prison in February 2007 when a judge said he had to “bear in mind” the request of the then Home Secretary John Reid to use prison sparingly to ease overcrowding.”
A paedophile who was spared jail in 2007 because prisons were overcrowded has been told he faces a long sentence for downloading more abuse images.
Derek Williams, 53, of Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, sparked a political row when he avoided prison.
He was jailed weeks later after failing to register as a sex offender in time.
On Friday, he was found guilty at Caernarfon Crown Court of 15 charges of downloading child sex abuse images. He admitted downloading bestiality images.