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Jailed and behind bars, these are just some of the North East criminals that were locked up in April this year.
Murderers, violent thugs and robbers were among those who were given prison sentences.
The following criminals were among those jailed:
Keith Loxley has been locked up for three-and-a-half years.
Loxley, 31, of Colston Street, Newcastle, attacked a student in a nightclub. The victim lost part of his ear and required 12 stitches.
Loxley bit and punched his victim, before dragging him to the floor and kicking him.

Newcastle and Gateshead may be hosting the Great Exhibition of the North this summer but Northumberland is determined not to miss out on the action.
Great Northumberland, billed as 56 days of arts, culture and heritage events celebrating the county, was launched in front of a large audience at Hexham Abbey.
Peter Jackson, leader of Northumberland County Council, said: “In a year that sees the Great Exhibition of the North put the spotlight on our region, we’ll be celebrating the very best that Northumberland has to offer.
“The Great Exhibition of the North is billed as the biggest event taking place in the country this year.
“It is expected to attract three million people, with 1.3m coming from outside the region, so it is a significant event for this region.
“To take advantage of this focus on the North we have put together a programme of arts, culture and heritage events to encourage those visitors to come here.

Susan Fuller’s family have been given fresh hope that the driver that killed her could be locked-up for longer.
The mum-of-three was left with no chance of survival after Sean Herman mowed her down outside her home in H owdon, Wallsend.
And her loved ones were dealt further devastation when the killer was locked-up for just seven years after pleading guilty to manslaughter, and he was told he may only serve half that sentence behind bars.
Now, Susan’s husband of 35 years, David, says he is hopeful something can be done to get justice for his beloved wife.
Since Herman was sentenced last Monday, the family have met with police and the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) and they hope to appeal the sentence on the grounds that it is ‘unduly lenient’.
Meanwhile, more than 1,000 people have signed a petition calling for Herman’s jail term to be increased.

Susan Fuller’s family has launched a fight to get the killer driver that took her life locked up for longer.
The mum-of-three died after Sean Herman mowed her down in his car in front of her beloved sons.
The killer was jailed for seven years after he admitted manslaughter at Newcastle Crown Court this week, a sentence that has left Susan’s family devastated.
The Fullers have vowed not to give up their fight for justice.
Susan’s wife, David, has told Chronicle Live that he has met with police since Monday’s court hearing and is now planning to appeal against the sentence.
And the family has now started a petition calling for Herman’s jail term to be extended.

Below is a list of this week's Tyne & Wear community events written by you. To get your event included, simply fill out the form at www.chroniclelive.co.uk/yourevents
North Tyneside Strollers host walk in Newcastle city park
What: Centre Strollers host walk around Newcastle park
When: Thursday, May 19
Where: Exhibition Park
More information: If you would like to join the Centre Strollers please meet at the Haymarket Metro station at 11am. All walks are free, you will only need to cover the cost of your transport and refreshments.

A popular mum was acting as a peacekeeper when she was horrifically crushed to death by the car of “cowardly” killer Sean Herman.
Innocent victim Susan Fuller was trying to defuse trouble between her sons and Herman when she was tragically killed as he recklessly reversed into her, pinning her against a wall.
The car then drove over her as Herman fled and the 63-year-old suffered 58 rib fractures, a fractured skull and other broken bones.
She died in the arms of her family at the scene in Howdon, Wallsend.
Herman had been accused of murdering Mrs Fuller but prosecutors accepted his guilty plea to the lesser offence of manslaughter on the day his trial was due to start - a decision the victim’s family did not agree with.
Now, the 24-year-old has been jailed for seven years for taking the life of a “well-loved member of the community and a warm and kind family woman”.

A major heritage visitor attraction on the edge of Tyneside is in line for a £7m boost.
The 18th century Seaton Delaval Hall by architect Sir John Vanbrugh has been awarded a £3.7m grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund and the National Trust, which manages the hall and gardens, and it will now receive another £3m.
A campaign will also be launched to raise another £724,000 for what will be a three-year project to protect the fabric of the building and enhance the visitor experience.
The hall was the home of the theatrical Delaval family, who laid on lavish costume balls, staged plays, and carried out elaborate practical jokes on guests.
Part of the project will be to devise ways to put across to visitors the colourful stories of the hall’s past and the spirit of eccentricity and playfulness of its aristocratic family.
“This is a huge step forward for the hall at a time when visitor numbers are increasing, totalling nearly 80,000 last year,” said property general manager Emma Thomas.

The beautiful spring flowers and budding greenery of Spring are enough to encourage the most resistant coach potato out of doors - especially after all that snow we've had.
And the good news is that March 13 sees the North East’s National Trust properties fully re-opening their doors after their restricted winter hours.
With the weather picking up again, and Easter holidays not far off, they are adding to the growing opportunities to enjoy a day out in the great outdoors.
Our much-loved stately venues are now all geared up for the Spring season and ready to welcome visitors who want to combine a trip out with spectacular surroundings.
We are spoiled in the region with grand country homes which used to be the preserve of just the wealthy titled inhabitants and their well-heeled guests. Now the public can explore their stately rooms and expansive grounds while soaking up their colourful history.
For children, they are places full of adventure and stories and their gardens are giant playgrounds.



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