Paul Wheller, 48 a former Geography teacher at Torquay Girls Grammar School has admitted 3 counts of making indecent images of children. He was caught with 186 images or videos of children aged between 18 months and 16 years on his computer.

Wheller was traced by the Police through a chat site on which he had “exchanged sexual messages about children and been sent images of toddlers as young as 18 months being abused.”

He will be on the sex offenders register for 5 years and was given a 10 year sexual harm prevention order, which will enable the Police to monitor his future use of the internet. He was sacked from his position as a teacher on the 20th November 2017 when he was arrested and has been banned from teaching.


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