Following a raid at the solicitor's home, police found indecent videos on a work tablet
A former partner, convicted of three counts of making indecent images of a child and producing Cannabis at his home, has been struck off by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal and ordered to pay £1,290 costs.
Following a police raid at his home in February 2019, Andrew McNeill was found to be in possession of 23 indecent images of children. He had also cultivated five Cannabis plants, stored in his garage, for personal use.
During the raid, police seized McNeill’s work tablet, which was found to contain ‘suspicious’ file names. The police’s digital forensics unit analysed the contents of the tablet and a MicroSD card installed in it. They found 19 password-protected compressed files...