Amy Packham, instructed by CPS Counter Terrorism, ensured the conviction and 3 year sentence of a white supremacist for inciting racial hatred in a series of tweets. Tobias Powell pleaded not guilty but was convicted after trial. He published offensive and threatening posts supporting a banned far right group as well as overtly racist views on Twitter, including a photo of his dog with its paw raised with the caption ‘Sieg Heil’, and via email. Various weapons and far right literature were also seized from his home address.

Read more about the prosecution on the Counter-Terrorism Police website here.