2021 Convictions

Convictions of males (ie individuals who identify as transgender women or who cross-dress)

Murder / Attempted murder:


Sexual offences:

Rachel Richard Newton: Multiple sexual offences against a child, taking and possessing indecent images of children

Michelle Winter: Rape and assault occasioning actual bodily harm

Denen Anderson: Possession of indecent images of children

Anna McKone: Downloading and distributing indecent images of children

Jessica Smith: Attempting to incite a child to sexual activity and arranging to commit a child sex offence

Matthew Burren/Alex Smith: Child rapist convicted of breaching Sexual Harm Prevention Order for the fifth time

Mark/Marcia Walker: Child rapist convicted of breaching SHPO and possessing indecent images of children


Nathan Sparling was charged with voyeurism in March 2021

Marina Peter Diva-Shem was charged with a public decency/exposure offence in April 2021

Other violent offences

Susan Cuthbert: Unlawful wounding and causing grievous bodily harm with intent against two gay men

Rachelle Mikhnevich: Assaults on 8 emergency workers and racially aggravated harassment

Mark/Marcia Walker: Child rapist making threats to kill and assaulting an emergency worker 

Miscellaneous other offences:

Amy Gray: Perverting the course of justice (framed ex-boyfriend as having committed a sex offence)