Incident for Karl Strickland 1991-04-01

First Name Karl
Other Name
Last Name Strickland
Alias Gandalf
DOB Unknown
Age 22
Gender male
Location GB
Information Hacking by Eight Legged Groove Machine 8LGM gang - JANET Joint Academic Network, NAA, BT, Financial Times, European Commission sites hacked by 8LGM. Alleged damage of £120,000. Defendants pleaded guilty and convicted. Sentence of 6 months imprisonment first CMA jail sentences. Hacking described as "intellectual joyriding" and "not harmless".
Pending Outcome No
Damages Costs 0
Date Of Crime Unknown
Occupation unemployed
Collective 8LGM
Charge(s) conspiracy to obtain telecommunications services dishonestly conspiracy to cause unauthorised modification in computer material conspiracy to secure unauthorised access to computer material
Authorities MET
Authorities Statement view
Lawyers Deborah Tripley
Prosecutors James Richardson
Judges Michael Harris
Plea Yes
Plea Date 1993-05-22
Plea Info guilty
Sentenced Yes
Sentenced Date 1993-05-22
Sentenced Information
Sentenced Probation Yes
Sentenced Probation Months


Bailed No
Bailed Date
Bail Information
Bail Conditions
Bail Costs
Bail Refused No
Bail Refused Date
Bail Refused Why
Bail Skipped No
Free Release No
Free Release Date