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Here are some of the latest cases dealt with by magistrates in the area.

Claire Sutton, 42, of Brushwood Grove, Emsworth, admitted driving without third party insurance.

Sutton committed the offence on November 18 last year in Southampton. She was driving a Peugeot 206.

Magistrates fined her £200 and ordered her to pay a £20 victim surcharge.

Sutton received six points on her driving licence.

Leslie Hutchings, 50, of Old Road, Gosport, admitted failed to comply with notification requirements as he was required to do so as a registered sex offender.

He failed to register an address.

Magistrates imposed a six-month conditional discharge.

He must pay a £15 victim surcharge and £150 prosecution costs.

Richard Horne, 43, of Dibles Road, Warsash, admitted stealing a roll-on deodorant worth £6 from Tesco.

He was fined £100 for the April 27 offence in Gosport.

He must pay a £20 victim surcharge and £85 costs to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Horne also admitted using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour at the store.

He admitted the offence under section four of the Public Order Act 1986.

He was fined £200 and must pay a £150 criminal courts charge.

Jonathon Brennan, 25, of Thorncroft Road, Fratton, admitted being drunk and disorderly at Fareham railway station.

He was fined £130 and must pay a £20 victim surcharge, £85 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal court charge.

Brennan committed the offence on July 18.

Lee Mayes, 28, of King William Street, Somers Town, admitted criminal damage.

He damaged a glass panel on the front door of home belonging to a woman on June 28 in Portsmouth.

Magistrates imposed a community order with 32 sessions of building better relationships course.

He must also do a rehabilitation activity requirement of up to 10 days.

Mayes must pay a £60 victim surcharge, £40 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

Steve Dempster, 39, of Aylesbury Road, Buckland, admitted using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour.

He pleaded guilty to the offence under section four of the Public Order Act 1986.

Magistrates imposed a community order with a rehabilitation activity requirement of up to 10 days.

Dempster must also complete 60 hours of unpaid work.

He must pay £200 in compensation, £85 costs to the Crown Prosecution Service and a criminal courts charge of £150.