The most wanted Britons in the world

These are the faces of the most wanted British fugitives across the world.

From pedophiles and sex attackers to fraudsters and drug smugglers, these fugitives have so far managed to evade justice.

The International Criminal Police Organisation, known as Interpol, is charged with hunting them down.

Interpol, an international organisation that helps police forces cooperate, is helping to hunt the fugitives down. Pictured, Interpol president Meng Hongwei 

Interpol, an international organisation that helps police forces cooperate, is helping to hunt the fugitives down. Pictured, Interpol president Meng Hongwei 

The international organisation helps police forces around the world cooperate and share information.

The 24 criminals are all British nationals. But many posses dual citizenship or contacts in foreign countries which have allowed them to evade justice.

Below is a full rundown of the wanted fugitives.

Paul Colin Francis Meekin 

Paul Colin Francis Meekin fled India when he was charged with sexually harrassing a teenager

Paul Colin Francis Meekin fled India when he was charged with sexually harrassing a teenager

Age: 43

Languages spoken: English, Arabic, Korean

Charges: Cruelty to a child, publishing or transmitting obscene material

Meekin was a headmaster of an international school in Bengaluru, India, when he was arrested on charges of sexually harassing a 13-year-old. He then fled to Kuwait , where he is suspected to have used forged documents to teach again.  

Harris John Binotti  

Harris John Binotti mysteriously left Myanmar for Thailand a few days after a colleague died

Harris John Binotti mysteriously left Myanmar for Thailand a few days after a colleague died

Age: 26

Languages spoken: English

Charges: Murder

Binotti is wanted in connection with the death of a fellow teacher in Myanmar in 2016. The 26-year-old, originally from Dumfries in Scotland, is believed to have fled to Thailand the day after his colleague's body was found

Kerrin Gold  

Kerrin Gold was taken in custody for hashish possession - but escaped through a toilet window

Kerrin Gold was taken in custody for hashish possession - but escaped through a toilet window

Age: 38

Languages spoken: English

Charges: Possession of Hashish 

 Kerrin Gold dramatically escaped from authorities in Mumbai in 2005. He was found transporting 12kg of hashish in the airport just as he was about to board a flight,. He was brought to a local hospital for an examination but he escaped through the window of toilet.

Ahmad Omar Sheikh 

Ahmad Omar Sheikh is a notorious Pakistani terrorist. He is currently in prison but the US wants to extradite him

Ahmad Omar Sheikh is a notorious Pakistani terrorist. He is currently in prison but the US wants to extradite him

Age: 43

Languages spoken: English, Urdu, Arabic

Charges: Conspiracy to commit hostage taking resulting in death, hostage taking resulting in death, conspiracy to commit hostage taking, hostage taking

Sheikh is a British/Pakistani terrorist who had links to various militant organisations, including Al-Qaeda and the Taliban. He is currently being held in a Pakistani prison, but the United States want to extradite Sheikh in connection with the murder of journalist Daniel Pearl.   

Jitinder Pal Singh Patti 

Jitinder Pal Singh Patti is wanted by authorities in India for cruelty and criminal conspiracy

Jitinder Pal Singh Patti is wanted by authorities in India for cruelty and criminal conspiracy

Age: 42

Languages spoken: English, Panjabi, Hindi

Charges: Fraud, hooliganism

Patti is wanted by authorities is India. He is charged with intimidation, cruelty, criminal conspiracy. 

Roy Lawrence Piechocki 

Roy Lawrence Piechocki is wanted by police in the US in connection with ten counts of sexually exploiting a minor 

Roy Lawrence Piechocki is wanted by police in the US in connection with ten counts of sexually exploiting a minor 

Age: 56

Languages spoken: English

Charges: Sexual exploitation of a minor 

Originally, from Hillingdon, west London, Piechocki is wanted by police in the United States over ten counts of sexually exploiting a minor. He is described as just under six feet tall with brown hair and blue eyes. 

Mark Paul Walker  

Mark Paul Walker, from Birmingham, is wanted by police in India on suspicion of forgery

Mark Paul Walker, from Birmingham, is wanted by police in India on suspicion of forgery

Age: 50

Languages spoken: English

Charges: Cheating, forgery

Birmingham-born Mark Paul Walker is wanted by police forces in India on suspicion of forgery. 

William Blackledge  

William Blackledge is a notorious drug smuggler who is said to have collaborated with the Colombian cartels in the 1980s 

William Blackledge is a notorious drug smuggler who is said to have collaborated with the Colombian cartels in the 1980s 

Age: 81 

Languages spoken: English 

Charges: Continuing criminal enterprise, conspiracy to import 1,000 kg or more of marijuana and 5kg or more of cocaine, conspiracy to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute 1,000kg more of marijuana and 5kg or more of cocaine

Blackledge has been wanted for decades on drug trafficking charges. He is alleged to have taken part in drug flights from Colombia to Florida during the 1980s carrying large amount of Cocaine. He then allegedly joined forces with Canadian gangsters who started to import cocaine in Europe. The group was connected to the 1985 shooting and

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