Man gets justice more than a decade after being abused by a family friend

A Dark Justice representative has been able to confirm that Darren Alderson (44), formerly of Britannia Court, Elswick, Tyne and Wear has been sentenced to thirty nine month’s imprisonment for two counts of sexual abuse of a five year old boy, Alderson was 24 when he started abusing the child who is entitled to anonymity for life.

PICTURED: Darren Alderson


The abuse took place while he was babysitting the child.


Alderson was summoned to appear in Newcastle Crown Court to answer two counts of indecent assault on a male person, contrary to the Sexual Offences Act (1956) in February 2016.


The jury delivered a unanimous verdict of guilty for the first count of indecent assault, and a majority verdict of 10:2 on the second count.


Words by: Nate Drake (@NateWriter)

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