A FORMER detective had sex with a mum in front of her ten-year-old daughter then begged her to send indecent pictures of the girl.
Paul Clayton, 45, exchanged twisted messages with a 14-year-old girl and had sexual activity with a child while giving her a massage.
The sick cop also had sex with the mum in front of her daughter and asked her to send over indecent pictures of the girl.
He has now been jailed for five years after pleading guilty to encouraging or assisting an offence to be committed and downloading and possessing child abuse images.
Clayton also admitted sexual communication with a child, causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity, sexual activity with a child and engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a child.
The mum, 43, pleaded guilty to two charges of distributing two photos of her child to Clayton, facilitating him having sexual activity and engaging in sexual activity with him in the presence of her child.
She was sentenced to 29 months in jail at Bristol Crown Court.
Both fiends will were handed Sexual Harm Prevention Orders and will be placed on the Sex Offenders Register.
The court heard police in Bristol were investigating a separate child exploitation case when they stumbled across Clayton.
The former Humberside detective constable had been exchanging messages with an offender online at the time.
Officers discovered Clayton had carried out a series of offences including downloading child abuse images and he was arrested.
Sentencing, Judge Martin Picton said: “These are really serious offences.
“The harm on the victims will be life-long.”