Murderer, violent thugs & twisted rapist amongst those recently jailed at Sheffield Crown Court

Other defendants jailed at Sheffield Crown Court over the last fortnight include a 23-year-old, who brutally beat and sexually assaulted a pensioner and a woman who broke a police officer's nose.

All of the 7 criminals pictured here have been brought to justice at Sheffield Crown Court over the last two weeks, with combined prison sentences totalling 60 years, nine months.

Some of the defendants admitted their crimes through guilty pleas, while others were convicted after a Sheffield Crown Court trial.

In each of the cases, the defendants have been taken off South Yorkshire's streets to serve time at His Majesty's Pleasure.

The shortest sentence handed down was one of 16 months, while the longest one passed was life imprisonment, with a minimum term of 29 years behind bars.

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