NHS physician, 35, arrested after his spouse discovered baby porn stash on his laptop computer whereas watching Recreation of Thrones then handed pc to police avoids jail
- Dr Christopher Ball-Nossa had greater than 1,500 baby abuse photographs on his laptop computer
- His spouse went to police after noticing a file ‘baby porn 3-16’ on the machine
- The trainee GP obtained a two-year group order at Warwick Crown Court docket
- Ball-Nossa now faces being struck off by the Normal Medical Council
Darren Boyle for MailOnline
Dr Christopher Ball-Nossa, pictured outdoors Warwick Crown Court docket on Friday, admitted six prices in relation to indecent baby abuse photographs on his pc
The spouse of an NHS hospital physician handed over his laptop computer to police after discovering baby abuse photographs on the machine whereas making an attempt to observe an episode of Recreation of Thrones.
Police arrested Dr Christopher Ball-Nossa after his spouse noticed a file title referred to as ‘baby porn 3-16’ on the machine.
Officers discovered greater than 1,500 indecent photographs – together with 22 motion pictures and 196 images of probably the most critical, Class A sort.
Ball-Nossa, 35, was working at College Hospital Coventry on the time of his arrest. He pleaded responsible to 6 prices in relation to the indecent baby abuse photographs.
Based on the Manchester Night Information, Ball-Nossa was handed a two-year group order and instructed to take part in a intercourse offender programme.
At Warwick Crown Court docket, Decide Peter Prepare dinner additionally ordered Ball-Nossa to signal the intercourse offender register for ten years.
Based on the Normal Medical Council, Ball-Nossa’s licence to apply medication has been provisionally suspended.
Anthony Cartin, prosecuting, instructed Warwick Crown Court docket that Ball-Nossa’s spouse went to police in Coventry in June after noticing the obscene photographs on his pc.
The court docket heard she had earlier discovered baby abuse photographs on his pc in 2008 however accepted his accuse they and been ‘undesirable pop-ups’.
Ball-Nossa’s lawyer Richard Gibbs mentioned that his shopper’s medical profession and marriage are each over.
He mentioned his shopper first had ‘inappropriate ideas about kids’ aged 17.
The trainee GP, pictured outdoors court docket was instructed his conviction had led to the top of his medical profession in addition to the top of his marriage. Decide Peter Prepare dinner mentioned: ‘You have got ruined your life by what you probably did’
Warwickshire Crown Court docket, pictured, heard Dr Christopher Ball-Nossa had greater than 1,500 photographs of kid abuse on his laptop computer pc. His spouse was praised by Decide Peter Prepare dinner for handing over the machine to police after recognizing suspicious information on the onerous drive
Sentencing Ball-Nossa, Decide Prepare dinner mentioned: ‘The very first thing I wish to acknowledge is the conduct of your spouse.
‘It will need to have put her in probably the most appalling predicament, however she did probably the most brave factor and went to the police. She discovered the braveness to do the suitable factor.’
Decide Prepare dinner mentioned about one-seventh of the photographs on his pc confirmed ‘appalling photographs of the abuse of young children’.
He added: ‘The consequences of your fee of those offences have been dramatic, to say the least. Your medical profession is over, and your marriage can also be over. You have got ruined your life by what you probably did.’