Northern Ireland

PSNI officer admits making child sex images

A serving police officer has admitted making and possessing indecent sexual images of children over a four-year period.

Brian Wilfred Richard Connor, 46, whose address was given as Cookstown police station for security reasons, pleaded guilty to committing 27 offences between 2006 and 2010.

Connor wept in the dock at Londonderry Crown Court as he made his admission.

Sentencing was adjourned until January, and he was released on bail.

Connor was also ordered to sign the sex offenders' register.