North East Wales

North Wales Police officer charged with having indecent images of children

A serving North Wales Police officer has been remanded in custody on charges of possessing indecent images of children, and attempting to groom a girl aged 12 for sexual purposes.

James Calveley Evans, 33, of Maes Pennant, in Mostyn, has been suspended from his job a police constable.

An application for bail was refused at Flintshire Magistrates' Court.

The case was sent to Mold Crown Court where he will appear for a preliminary hearing on 10 April.

Mr Evans is charged with possessing 11 indecent images of children on 31 March.

He is further charged that between 6 and 7 February he sought to arrange or facilitate a sexual offence on a girl of 12 by email.

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