In The Dock: 24 people who have appeared in court from Brighton

In The Dock: 23 people who have appeared in court from Brighton

In The Dock: 23 people who have appeared in court from Brighton

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Roger Osgood, 67, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to two counts of entering New Road, Brighton, which he was banned from doing under an anti-social behaviour order. Fined £73, plus victim surcharge of £20 and £85 costs.

McKenzie James Van-Mier, 28, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty of being drunk and disorderly in Marine Drive, Brighton, on August 1. Fined £75, plus a £20 victim surcharge, and £85 costs.

Sam Joseph Bishop, 23, of Kevin Gardens, Brighton, pleaded guilty to speeding in Falmer Road, Brighton, on October 16 last year. Fined £150, plus £20 victim surcharge and £85 costs. Licence endorsed with three points.

Andrew Simon Rodger, 40, of Underdown Road, Southwick, Brighton, pleaded guilty to speeding. Fined £80 plus £20 victim surcharge. Licence endorsed with three points.

Barry Graham Williams, 69, of Highway Close, Brighton, pleaded guilty to speeding. Fined £40 plus a £20 victim surcharge. Licence endorsed with 4 points.

Terence James McCue, 39, of North Road, Brighton, pleaded guilty to stealing a watch worth £59.99 from Superdry and a tub of ice-cream, packet of biscuits and soft drink from Tesco. Jailed for four weeks suspended for 12 months. Also given a curfew to stay at his home address between 7pm and 7am daily, until September 30. Ordered to pay £80 victim surcharge and £85 costs.

Mikolaj Kotowski, 28, of Rock Place, Brighton, was convicted in his absence of driving a Mercedes-Benz Vito without due care and attention. Fined £200, plus £20 victim surcharge and £120 costs. Licence endorsed with three points.

Andrew David Swallow, of Clifton Street, Brighton, pleaded guilty to stealing clothing, worth £626, from All Saints in East Street, Brighton. Ordered to have treatment for drug dependency and 18 months supervision as part of a community order. Ordered to pay victim surcharge of £60.

Peter Gregory Watts, 46, of De Montford Road, Brighton, was found guilty of using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour. Given a restraining order banning from contacting a named individual or entering a given address. Fined £165, plus £20 victim surcharge and £400 costs.

Marian Eileen Jones, 64, of Waldron Avenue, Brighton, pleaded guilty to drink-driving. Fined £110 plus £20 victim surcharge and £85 costs. Banned from driving for 18 months, reduced by 18 weeks if defendant completes an approved driving course.

Michael Abdo Belhawla, 20, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to being drunk and disorderly – in The Terraces, Madeira Drive, Brighton, on June 13. Fined £35, ordered to pay a £20 victim surcharge plus costs of £35.

Sonny Jack Frost, 21, of Princess Gate, Market Street, Brighton, pleaded guilty to assault by beating. Ordered to take part in a building better relationships programme for 30 sessions, 40 hours’ unpaid work and 24 months supervision. Ordered to pay £85 costs and £60 victim surcharge.

Samuel Mark Hocking, 25, of Downsway, Southwick, Brighton, pleaded guilty to assault by beating. Given a community order with a supervision requirement and a restraining order. Fined £100, plus £250 compensation, £60 victim surcharge and £85 costs.

Anthony Ormiston, 31, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to assault by beating, and using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour. Fined £150, plus £75 compensation and £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Diana Marie Hughes, 33, of Tillstone Street, Brighton, pleaded guilty to stealing a handbag worth £39.90 from Marks and Spencers, and possessing cannabis (at the police station in John Street, Brighton). Jailed for four weeks.

Terry Robert Rice, 35, of Alfriston Close, Brighton, was found guilty of stealing a Playstation PSP, worth £90 and jewellery worth £205. Ordered to do 150 hours’ unpaid work, pay £295 compensation, victim surcharge of £60 and £650 costs.

Patrick Barrs, 58, of Stonehurst Court, Down Terrace, Brighton, pleaded guilty to entering an exclusion zone around the Brighton Job Centre and shouting abuse towards staff, which he had been banned from doing. Given a six-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £15 victim surcharge and £85 costs.

Dawn Smith, 46, of Whitehawk Road, Brighton, pleaded guilty to stealing 13 items of clothing, worth £341, from American Apparel in North Street, Brighton and three bags, worth £6, from Tiger Retail in Brighton. Admitted committing the offences while on a conditional discharge for theft. Given a 12-month supervision order, fined £20, £60 costs and an £85 victim surcharge.

Robert Frederick Benyon, 59, of Bexhill Road, Brighton, pleaded guilty to sending a message which conveyed a threat, for the purposes of causing distress or anxiety and using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour. Ordered to attend six alcohol counselling sessions and be given six months’ supervision. Ordered to pay victim surcharge of £60 and costs of £85.

Lee Anthony Kempster, 30, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to two counts of assaulting a constable doing his duty. Given a six-month supervision requirement, ordered to pay £100 compensation and £60 costs.

Hana-Lee Platnauer, 20, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to stealing three necklaces and one bracelet, worth £20, from H&M in Western Road, Brighton, stealing various items worth £75.54 from Asda in Marina Village, Brighton and failing to answer bail. Given a 12-month conditional discharge.

Mark Alan Renshaw, 33, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to assault by beating. Given a 12-month conditional discharge and ordered to pay £15 victim surcharge.

Preston Harris, 19, of North Road, Brighton, was found guilty of assault by beating. Given an 18-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £15 victim surcharge and £500 costs.

Benjamin Martill, 22, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to possessing 1.77 grams of herbal cannabis. Fined £160 plus £20 victim surcharge and £85 costs.

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