Court results, January 16, 2014
The latest from the courts
Graeme Paterson: 43, of Sopwell Lane, St Albans, was committed to prison for 12 weeks suspended for 12 months and ordered to pay £100 compensation and £165 costs for intentionally exposing his genitals intending that someone see them and be caused alarm or distress, in St Albans on September 2. He was also made subject to a five-year Sexual Offences Prevention Order forbidding him from being seen standing or near his windows unless fully clothed or wearing clothing from the waste down, or when in a position where the lower half of his body can be seen by members of the public. He received concurrent sentences and compensation of a further £200 for similar offences on September 9 and 10.
Mohammed Hanif: 65, of Hatfield Road, St Albans, was fined £260 plus £246 costs for breaching an enforcement notice issued on April 19 by St Albans district council instructing him to remove a refrigeration unit, connecting equipment and timber surround, contrary to the Town and Country Planning Act 1990, between August 1 and September 12.
Nicholas Holman: 35, of West Riding, Bricket Wood, was fined £50 plus £70 costs for fishing without a licence at Willows Lakes, London Colney, on June 29.
Clark Lee: 28, of Sandpit Lane, St Albans, was fined £50 plus £70 costs for fishing without a licence at Elstree Reservoir on July 11.
Brian Gosling: 41, of Newgate Close, St Albans, was fined £55 plus £65 costs for using a television without a licence at the above address on June 20.
Susanna Kiff: 38, of Masefield Road, Harpenden, was fined £83 plus £65 costs for using a television without a licence at the above address between July 13 and August 14.
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- 2 Trains between St Albans and Luton cancelled due to fire
- 3 Motorbike strikes barrier on North Orbital Road near St Albans
- 4 Man threatened officers with 'bomb' at police station
- 5 Man arrested following alleged St Albans M&S theft
- 6 Dog owner avoids jail after hitting pet so hard that wooden pole snaps
- 7 Alex Lankshear goes pro after leaving St Albans City for a Championship side
- 8 Harpenden residents hit back at Green Belt homes bid
- 9 Village prepares for return of Scarecrow Festival after three years
- 10 'Summer holiday blues? Why I'm gloating about being child-free'
Musa Serbest: 37, of Pickford Hill, Harpenden, was fined £37 plus £30 costs for using a television without a licence at the above address between June 18-26.
Katie Morton: 28, of Greenwood Gardens, Shenley, was fined £300 plus £120 costs for using a television without a licence at the above address between July 20 and August 21.
Juliet Mercer: 54, of Luton Road, Harpenden, was fined £200 plus £110 costs for using a television without a licence at the above address on June 22.
Sylvester Blankson: 41, of Verulam Road, St Albans, was fined £400 plus £6 compensation and £120 costs for travelling on a railway without having previously paid his fare, at St Albans station on August 14.
William Brady: 44, of Nokes Nurseries, Noke Lane, St Albans, was fined £37 plus £7.30 compensation and £140 costs for entering a train without having a valud ticket to travel, en route near Elstree and Borehamwood on September 4.
Carl Garrett: of Lattimore Road, St Albans, was fined £200 plus £140 for entering a train without a valid ticket at St Albans on September 4.
Christy Kavanagh: 23, of Dellfield, St Albans, was fined £320 plus £50 compensation and £32 costs for assaulting a police constable in the execution of his duty in St Albans on September 13, a further £320 plus £50 compensation and £85 costs for assaulting a second constable in the execution of her duty on the same date, and for being drunk and disorderly in Hatfield Road. She was also fined £50 for failing to surrender at St Albans Magistrates Court on November 25.
Joel Budd: 34, of Grimthorpe Close, St Albans, was fined £110 plus £105 costs and awarded eight penalty points for driving without insurance in Westminster Court, St Albans, on May 17.
Gareth Spooner: 47, of Westfield Road, Harpenden, was fined £175 plus £105 costs and awarded three penalty points for using a handheld mobile phone while driving along Luton Road, Harpenden, on April 11.
Darren Epstein: 42, of Waterside, Radlett, was fined £335 plus £119 costs and was awarded three penalty points for failing to comply with a red light traffic signal at the A5183 High Street, Elstree, on April 18. He was fined a further £335 plus £65 costs and an additional three points for speeding in excess of 70mph on the M40 at Beaconsfield, Bucks, on February 26, and another £335 plus £65 plus three points for speeding on the 30mph A4094 Wycombe Lane at Wooburn Green, Bucks, on March 21.
Simon Homer: 27, of Russet Drive, St Albans, was fined £800 plus £125 costs and was awarded three penalty points for driving with worn and insufficiently inflated tyres on the M25 between J19-18 at Rickmansworth on July 5.
Philip Hibbert: 51, of Porters Hill, Harpenden, was fined £200 plus £105 costs and awarded three penalty points for using a handheld mobile phone while driving in Hemel Hempstead on April 13.
David Bayliss: 45, of Cotlandswick, London Colney, was fined £600 plus £145 costs and was awarded six penalty points for failing to provide the identity of the driver using his vehicle when it was involved in an offence, between February 22 and March 21.