The latest court results from the St Albans area

PUBLISHED: 06:00 12 July 2016

St Albans Magistrates Court

St Albans Magistrates Court


Court results published in the Herts Advertiser are taken from St Albans and Hatfield Magistrates’ Courts and published without prejudice.

Sharon Francis: 48, of Anson Close, St Albans, was committed to prison for eight weeks suspended for 12 months, and ordered to pay £165 for claiming Housing Benefit and Council Tax Benefit from St Albans council when she was living with her husband, at St Albans on July 2013, also between October 1 2012 and November 23 2014, and claiming income support after notifying the Department for Work and Pensions of her change of circumstances, between October 1 2012 and September 11 2014.

Gavin Morley-Sutcliffe: 38, of Nell Gwynn Close, Shenley, was committed to prison for 16 weeks and fined £265 after giving a breath specimen of 57mcg of alcohol per 100ml of breath, in Nell Gywnn Close, Shenley, and driving without insurance and while disqualified, on June 4 at Shenley and Radlett, as well as obstructing a constable in the execution of his duty on the same date.

Jamel Benchrife: 28, of Abbots Park, St Albans, was fined £220 plus £5 compensation and £147 costs after failing to hand over a ticket for inspection en route near St Albans station on February 22.

Michael Kavanagh: 18, of Francis Avenue, St Albans, was banned from driving for 26 months and ordered to pay £100 costs after giving a breath specimen of 105mcg of alcohol in 100ml of breath and driving without insurance, at the exit drive to Batchwood, St Albans, on March 27.

Michelle Taylor: 45, of Shotfield Close, Sandridge, was ordered to have treatment for alcohol dependency for six months and pay £145 costs for stealing beer worth £15 from Sainsbury’s at St Albans, and stealing groceries and toiletries worth £306.34 at Tesco Borehamwood on August 18.

Michael Magill: 48, of Centaurus Square, Frogmore, was made subject to a restraining order lasting until December 13, and fined £665 plus £100 compensation and £687 costs after assaulting a woman by beating at St Albans on January 28.

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