In the Courts – latest update

n Michael O’Keefe, 56, Greyshott Avenue, Fareham, admitted driving while disqualified in Fareham on September 9.

Magistrates banned him from driving for 12 months with a year prison sentence suspended for a year.

He also admitted driving the Saab without insurance.

O’Keefe must complete 10 days of rehabilitation activities, pay a £115 victim surcharge and £85 prosecution costs.

n Ronald Wall, 60, of Nessus Street, Portsmouth, was found guilty of driving without insurance in Malins Road, Portsmouth.

He was caught on July 7 and fined £250. Magistrates imposed six points on his licence with a £30 victim surcharge and £100 prosecution costs to pay.

n Aimee Marlow, 23, of Noble Road, Fareham, admitted assault by beating against a woman in Hunts Pond Road, Fareham, on August 13.

Magistrates imposed a 12-month conditional discharge with £100 compensation to pay.

Marlow must also pay a £20 victim surcharge and £85 prosecution costs.

n Andrew Hancock, 41, of Deerhurst Crescent, admitted six counts of theft from Co-op in Allaway Avenue, Paulsgrove.

He stole meat and cheese on September 30, October 1, 15, 16, 18 and 19.

He admitted theft of alcohol, food and razors worth £331.69 from Tesco in Petersfield on August 21.

Magistrates jailed him for 12 weeks but suspended it for a year.

He must complete 20 days of rehabilitation activities.

Hancock must pay £212.04 compensation in total.

n Dene Lawton, 35, of Samson Close, Gosport, admitted harassment of a woman between September 6 and 11 in Gosport.

He went to her home and followed her in Whitworth Road, Gosport. Magistrates fined him £133 with a £85 victim surcharge.

Lawton also admitted breaching a restraining order by contacting a man on September 10.

For this he received a community order with three-month electronic tag curfew.

n Shaun McDonald, 37, of Sullivan Way, Waterlooville, admitted failing to provide a specimen when requested to do so on October 27.

He was fined £400 with a 340 victim surcharge and £85 prosecution costs.

n Chelsea Hales, 18, of Fourth Street, Portsmouth, admitted being drunk and disorderly in Guildhall Square, Portsmouth, on October 28.

Magistrates imposed a 12-month conditional discharge with a £20 victim surcharge to pay.

n Michael McCarthy, 29, of Dunsmore Close, Southsea, admitted obstructing a PC on October 20.

Magistrates imposed a 12-month conditional discharge with a £20 victim surcharge.

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