Derrick Hooley

Derrick Hooley, a violent male transvestite, was convicted of 12 offences of indecent assault and indecency with a male child, and five charges against a female child, including indecent assault, indecency with a child, and taking an indecent photo of her. Hooley, 69, was jailed for 15 years at Bradford Crown Court in 2015. 

The court heard how Hooley abused one of the victims while wearing women’s pink underwear and baby oil. The victim was also forced to witness Hooley committing sex acts in silk knickers, a bra and a basque “to degrade and humiliate his young victims”. Hooley was caught after police seized pictures he had taken of himself in women’s underwear, claiming they were fancy dress.

A victim impact statement by the male victim said he had been robbed of his childhood and had recurring nightmares and the court heard that even today, thirty years later, he still leaps out of bed taking swings at the man “as though fighting him off.”

Judge Jonathan Durham Hall QC said the boy, now a man in his 30s, had been “wholly destroyed” by Hooley who was a “thoroughly nasty, deviant man who happened, inappropriately and cruelly, to parade naked and in women’s clothing.”

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