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n Phil Carter, 24, of Kenwood Road, Fareham, admitted using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour towards a man.

He committed the offence in Webb Road, Fareham, on July 21.

Magistrates imposed a community order with a rehabilitation activity requirement of up to 15 days. He must pay a £60 victim surcharge, £85 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

n Wesley Page, 38, of Spenlow Close, Buckland, Portsmouth, admitted drug-driving.

He was stopped driving a Ford Transit in Cornwallis Crescent and All Saints’ Street in Portsmouth on April 8. A test revealed he had THC at 2mg in 100ml of blood.

Magistrates gave him a community order with 140 hours’ unpaid work and banned him from driving for three years.

He must pay a £60 victim surcharge.

n Martin Brown, 21, of Barncroft Way, Leigh Park, admitted using threatening or abusive words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour.

He was given a six-month conditional discharge for the September 25 offence in New Lane. He must pay a £15 victim surcharge, £85 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

Brown also admitted breaching a suspended sentence given to him for nine offences of possessing indecent photos of children.

No action was taken on the breach.

n Craig Howard, 25, care of Samson Close, Rowner, Gosport, admitted criminal damage.

He committed the offence in Havant on June 27 and must pay a £120 fine and £1,000 compensation.

Howard damaged a lift door belonging to Hyde Housing.

He must also pay £85 prosecution costs and a £150 criminal courts charge.

n Lee Paffett, 43, of Station Road, Drayton, Portsmouth, admitted two charges of criminal damage.

He was also found guilty of assaulting a woman by beating. Magistrates gave him a community order for the July 23 and 25 crimes.

Paffett must complete a building better relationships for 32 days and a rehabilitation activity requirement for up to 20 days. He must complete 120 hours of unpaid work.

Paffett must pay £70 compensation, £60 victim surcharge and £750 prosecution costs.

He must also pay £700 compensation for the second criminal damage and a £520 criminal courts charge.

n Stephen Mills, 39, of Celia Close, Waterlooville, admitted entering a home as a trespasser with intent to steal.

He committed the offence on September 29 in Hulbert Road, Havant. Magistrates jailed him for 12 weeks.

He must pay an £80 victim surcharge and £180 criminal courts charge.

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