JUSTICE IS DONE; Verdict of the brother who shopped DJ rapist as he gets four life sentences.RAPIST DJ Richard Baker Richard Baker is the name of several well-known people, including:
Morally corrupt; perverted.
de·praved·ly adv. and wicked."
As he was led to the cells at the Old Bailey Old Bailey
the Central Criminal Court of England
Noun 1. Old Bailey - the central criminal court in London
criminal court - a court having jurisdiction over criminal cases , his brother Kevin said: "Justice has been done."
Kevin ended 34-year-old Baker's rampage by shopping him to police after an appeal on the BBC's Crimewatch.
The judge, Recorder David Stokes David Stokes (b. May 28 1982, Dumfries, Virginia) is an American soccer player, who currently plays for Carolina RailHawks of the USL First Division.
Stokes played three years of college soccer at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill from 2000 to 2002. , praised him for "putting the public's interest before his family's".
Kevin, who was also in tears as his brother was sentenced, caused a bitter rift with his father, John, when he turned in his brother.
Baker is believed to have raped at least 100 times.
He preyed on 12 lone women in seven months in London and southern England Southern England is an imprecise term used to refer to the southern counties of England. Differing usages apply the term with varying geographic extents.
In most definitions Southern England includes all the counties on the English Channel; from west to east these are:
Many of his victims, who call themselves The Baker Club, were in the public gallery at the Old Bailey to see him jailed.
A 26-year-old who suffered a 90-minute rape ordeal said she was not fooled by Baker's tears.
"I take them with a pinch of salt," she said. "I'm not sure they were real. He can be very plausible."
A 16-year-old raped by Baker in north London North London is a part of London, England which has several possible definitions. River & geography
The part of London north of the River Thames (illustrated). said: "I don't want him ever to be back on the streets. It wouldn't be safe for women.
"He has wrecked my life - I have lost all my confidence."
Baker, from Bodmin, Cornwall, was convicted last month of three rapes, one attempted rape and a string of other offences.
The judge told him he was a "practised and plausible liar" and added: "Your conduct was appalling."
He said Baker had written to him from prison admitting he had lied during the case and that the victims had told the truth. But he said he believed Baker either could not care less what happened to his victims or had been unable to understand the effects his actions had on them.
The judge went on: "You treated women with complete contempt.
"You are not mentally ill but you are in my opinion a truly depraved and wicked man who is a danger to women for the foreseeable future.
"I consider the circumstances of these attacks and indecent assaults are exceptional as to the number, period over which they were carried out and the sheer nastiness of them.
"I have the public to think about."
Baker was given four life sentences for the three rapes and attempted rape.
He received a total of 49 years for the other attacks which will run alongside the life sentences.
The judge said he must serve 12 years and five months before even being considered for parole.
His 26-year-old victim said outside court: "Twelve years is not a lot compared to life. I'm sorry it wasn't longer."
Kevin Baker Kevin Baker (b. 1958), is an American novelist and journalist. He was born in Englewood, New Jersey and grew up in New Jersey and Rockport, Massachusetts.
As a youth Baker worked on the Gloucester Daily Times, covering school-boy sports, as well as local town meetings and , 36, who served time for helping his brother rape a 19-year-old in Devon in 1986, said: "I just want to get on with my own life now and get back some sort of normality normality, in chemistry: see concentration. .
"I lost my business and everything else and I'm now going to pick up the pieces of my life."
Baker, who had a previous rape conviction Noun 1. rape conviction - conviction for rape
judgment of conviction, sentence, conviction, condemnation - (criminal law) a final judgment of guilty in a criminal case and the punishment that is imposed; "the conviction came as no surprise" , quit Britain to work as a nightclub DJ on Spain's Costa del Sol Costa del Sol (kō`stä thĕl sōl`), a strip of coastline, S. Spain, in Andalusia, extending from Motril to Estepona The area has become famous as a Mediterranean coastal resort, and its tourist industry continues to expand. two years ago. He often returned to England to look for TV work and began his campaign of sex attacks inMay last year.
After the assaults, he told the girls sob stories and threatened to kill them if they told police.
Detective Superintendent David Bright David Bright (June 29, 1957 - July 8,2006) was a professional Wreck Diver. He was the president of the Nautical Research Group, which he founded in 2003, and an avid contributor to documentaries on shipwrecks. Early life
David A. said last night that police were following up complaints by several dozen other women since his conviction.
He paid tribute to the victims who gave evidence at Baker's trial, describing them as heroines.
Several girls have rung a hotline set up to help Baker's victims. The number is 0800 389 2873.
At his home in north west Cornwall, the rapist's father John Baker refused to comment on the sentences.