The following cases have been dealt with at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court in recent weeks:
. Ian Smith, aged 45, from Tinker Croft, Ilkeston pleaded guilty to stealing wall tiles, worth £11.50, from Wilkinson’s. He was fined £72 and must pay £11.50 in compensation, as well as a £20 victim surcharge and £85 in costs.
. John Spencer, aged 60, from Holmewood Avenue, Ilkeston, pleaded guilty to drink driving. He had 53 micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. The legal limit is 35. He was banned from driving for 15 months, reduced by 16 weeks if he takes a driving course. He was fined £110, must pay £85 in costs and a £20 victim surcharge.
. Brandon Draper, aged 25, of Little Hallam Lane, pleaded guilty to damaging a shop window. He was handed a community order which will see him carry out 140 hours unpaid work. He must pay £500 in compensation, on top of costs of £85 and a victim surcharge of £60.
. Daniel Dry, aged 22, of Granby Street, pleaded guilty to assault. He was handed a 12 week prison sentence, suspended for 12 months and must carry out 80 hours unpaid work.
. Tom Dore, aged 28, of Skeavingtons Lane, Cotmanhay, pleaded guilty to damaging a window at the Market Inn. Magistrates gave him a community order and five month curfew. He will pay £600 to the Crown Prosecution Service, £200 in compensation and a £60 victim surcharge.
. Aitch Duro, aged 27, of St James Avenue, pleaded guilty to damaging two doors. He was given a community order with a alcohol treatment requirement, and must pay £40 compensation, a £60 victim surcharge and £85 to the CPS.
. Gemma Blain, aged 24, of Wellington Street, Long Eaton, pleaded guilty to drink-driving. She was found to have 72 micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. She was banned from driving for 16 months, reduced by 17 weeks if she takes a driver aware course. She will pay a £350 fine, £85 in costs and a £35 victim surcharge.
. Edward Casey, aged 29, of Taylor Street, Ilkeston pleaded guilty to four charges relating to not getting veterinary treatment for a King Charles Spaniel that had arthritis. A community order was imposed which will see him carry out 200 hours unpaid work. He was also banned from keeping animals for life, must pay £250 in costs and a £60 victim surcharge.
. John Wall, aged 55, of Ashdale Road, Ilkeston was fined £50, must pay £127 in court costs and a £20 victim surcharge for fishing at Cavendish Bridge Pool otherwise than in accordance with a licence. The charge was proved in his absence.
. Craig Hooper, aged 37, of Market Street, Ilkeston, was jailed for a total of 38 weeks for charges including assault and damaging a mobile phone, committed while he was on bail. He pleaded guilty to the charges.
. Kevin Costello, aged 19, of Lower Chapel Street, Ilkeston pleaded guilty to an offence under the Firearms act. He had an air rifle at the back of Galaxy Cinema where he was trespassing. He was handed a community order with a supervision requirement and 200 hours unpaid work. He must pay £85 in costs and a £60 victim surcharge. The rifle will be destroyed.
. John Foster, aged 27, of Byron Street, Ilkeston pleaded guilty to handling stolen goods in relation to a sat nav. He was handed a community order with a supervision requirement, and made to pat a £50 fine, £60 victim surcharge and £85 in costs.