Woman Charged Over Facebook Post

A 23-year-old woman from Southsea has been charged with sending a 'grossly offensive electronic communication' by officers investigating offensive posts Facebook.

Michaela Kathleen Turner, of Lumsden Road, Southsea, was arrested at her home address on Friday 24th May after a post was uploaded to Facebook at 10.42pm on Wednesday evening. It has now been removed.
 
Police say she was charged with an offence contrary to section 127 of the Communication Act 2003 and has been released on bail to appear before Portsmouth Magistrates Court on June 7.
 
Officers also say that following the terrorist incident in Woolwich this week, they are working closely with local partnership groups to safeguard all members of the community. This includes monitoring social networking sites, and will seek to arrest and prosecute anyone inciting hatred or violence online.
 
 

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Dan Mills

4pm - 7pm

Email the show

Text 'SOUTH' to 82122

Dan Mills

On TV: Feel-Good Christmas!

4pm - 5pm

Watch heart TV

  • Bon Jovi Please Come Home For Christmas

    16:30

    iTunes

  • Lady Antebellum Have Yourself A Merry Little Chrismas

    16:27

    iTunes

  • Michael Buble Baby It's Cold Outside

    16:14

    iTunes

  • Coldplay Christmas Lights

    16:06

    iTunes

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter