Court Watch, April 24, 2014

The latest from the courts

Robert Boden: 55, of Cottonmill Crescent, St Albans, was ordered to pay compensation of £49 and costs of £85 after driving off from Tesco Express service station in Watford without having paid for his fuel, on November 18.

Peter Hardey: 27, of Doggetts Way, St Albans, was made subject to a restraining order and ordered to pay compensation of £50 and costs of £145 after assaulting a woman by beating on October 4, breaching a non-molestation order by texting her between September 26-October 3, and by attending an address he was prohibited from visiting on October 4.

Leanne Tyler: 21, of Gordon Court, St Albans, was fined £60 plus £105 costs for using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause a fear of immediate unlawful violence, in St Albans on April 3.

Robert Dunham: 44, of Loire Mews, Harpenden, was given a 12 month conditional discharge and ordered to pay £50 compensation and £265 costs after using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause harassment, alarm or distress, at Harpenden on September 28.


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Laura George: 23, of Radlett Road, Frogmore, was fined £20 plus £6.50 compensation and £20 costs for failing to hand over a ticket for inspection at Radlett station on October 29.

Asad Hanif: 33, of Northfield Road, Harpenden, was fined £200 plus £3.90 compensation and £140 costs for failing to hand over a ticket for inspection at Harpenden station on January 13.

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Stefan Jakeman: 23, of Bardwell Court, St Albans, was fined £200 and ordered to pay £2.50 compensation and £140 costs after failing to hand over a ticket for inspection at Hitchin station on November 26.

Alison Leeds: 44, of Fairfield Close, Radlett, was fined £500 plus £4.30 compensation and £170 costs after travelling on a railway near Radlett station without having previously paid her fare and with intent to avoid payment, on January 7.

JASON TRACEY: 40, of Bricket Road, St Albans, was fined £200 plus £11 compensation and £140 costs after entering a train without a valid ticket to travel, at Radlett on December 18.

Marc Wilson: 34, of Central Drive, St Albans, was fined £200 and ordered to pay compensation of £4.80 and compensation of £140 for failing to hand over a valid ticket for inspection while travelling by train at St Albans station on November 29, 2013.

Kanagasabal Sivasoruban: 52, of Ashridge Drive, Bricket Wood, was fined £80 plus £105 costs for dishonestly using a Blue Badge to park in circumstances where a disabled person’s concession would have been available, in Watford on November 16.

Justin Komodromou: 42, of Roman Way, Markyate, was fined £400 and ordered to pay £93.75 vehicle excise back duty and £90 costs after keeping an unlicensed vehicle on the above public road on January 7.

Vivan Smith: of Sandpit Lane, St Albans, was fined £200 and ordered to pay £18.75 vehicle excise back duty and £90 costs after keeping an unlicensed vehicle at Walton Street, Marshalswick, on November 25.

Pamela Couchman: 50, of Tassell Hall, Redbourn, was banned from driving for 18 months and fined £300 plus £115 costs after refusing to provide a breath specimen at Hatfield Police Station on March 26.

Naomi Lessiter: 31, of St Annes Road, London Colney, was banned from driving for 24 months, ordered to participate in a Drinkwise programme for five days, and pay costs of £145 after giving a breath specimen of 111mcg of alcohol per 100ml of breath, at Colney Fields Retail Park, London Colney, on March 26.

Susan Connell: 54, of Norris Close, London Colney, was ordered to carry out 320 hours unpaid community work and pay costs of £145 for obtaining housing benefit and council tax benefit from St Albans district council around September 28, 2009, and November 23, 2011, after failing to disclose that her husband was working in the first instance, and disclosing all of her income in the second.

Richard O’Sullivan: 51, of Bricket Road, St Albans, was fined £50 plus £20 costs for lying on a public highway in contravention of an anti-social behaviour order of July 4 2013, at St Albans on April 5.

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