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Former Vice Principal Escapes Prison After Downloading Indencent Images Of Children

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11:10am 19th November 2012

A Former Vice Principal from Weymouth College has been given a 6 month suspended sentence for downloading indecent images of children.

52-year-old Chris Birkhead from Capstone Road, Bournemouth pleaded guilty to the offence at Bournemouth Crown Court on Friday.

The allegations were made in June 2011, Mr Birkhead was then suspended and resigned when an internal investigation started.

He made the images on his personal lap top at home.

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