Court report: including drink-driving, driving while banned and speeding

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Cases involving people from your area coming before magistrates courts.

Maureen Hallsworth, 57, of Wheelers Lane. Hemel Hempstead. Driving while banned and without insurance in Maylands Avenue, Hemel Hempstead on August 17. Banned from driving for 34 months, community order including 100 hours unpaid work, £85 costs and £60 victim surcharge.

Michael Oreng, 35, of Burns Drive, Hemel Hempstead. Assaulted a police officer at St Albans on December 22. Fined £55, £25 compensation, £250 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

David Edmunds, 46, of Cowper Road, Markyate. Using a television without a licence between July 29 and August 6. Fined £200, £120 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Russell Davis, 41, of The Front, Potten End. Kept a car that was not taxed on August 19. Fined £100 and vehicle excise back duty of £56.25.

Gary Powell, 36, of Hamer Close, Bovingdon. Failed to inform the DVLA of new vehicle owner on May 14. Fined £15 and £20 victim surcharge.

Paul Robert Skinner, 40, of Dagnall Road, Hemel Hempstead. Kept a vehicle without tax on August 26. Fined £600, £240.42 back duty and £90 costs.

John Travers, Gade View Gardens, Kings Langley. Failed to inform the DVLA of a change of vehicle owner on April 24. Fined £200, £90 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Joseph Lee, 42, of Robin Hood Meadow, Hemel Hempstead. Damaged a Vauxhall Astra on November 17 at Hemel Hempstead. Fined £100, £50 compensation, £40 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

John Gerrad McDonagh, 26, of Three Cherry Trees Lane, Hemel Hempstead. Failed to pay for diesel worth £50.02 at Willsden within seven days on August 17, failed to pay for diesel worth £70.01 within seven days at Stirling Corner on September 7 and failed to pay for diesel worth £70.01 within seven days at Mill Hill on October 14. Fined a total of £140, a total of £190.04 in compensation and £20 victim surcharge.

Hayley Irving, 25, of Squires Ride, Hemel Hempstead. Possession of a small bag of cannabis and used threatening behaviour at Hemel Hempstead on October 28. Conditional discharge for 12 months, £85 costs, £15 victim surcharge and order for drugs to be destroyed.

Garry Michael Power, 52, of Love Lane, Kings Langley. Speeding on the M1 between J8 and J10 on May 4. Five points on licence, £710 fine, £85 costs and £71 vicitm surcharge.

Jesse Michael Toms, 20, of Horsecroft Road, Hemel Hempstead. Driving without insurance, when the front near side tyre and rear off side wheel was below the legal limit, at Hemel Hempstead’s Magic Roundabout on May 4. Six points on licence, fined a total of £460, £85 costs and £26 victim surcharge.

Lee James Gardner, 41, of Jubilee Walk, Kings Langley. With another entered Ivorys Workshop, Radlett, and stole a Eurofour catalytic converter truck exhaust and carried on business as a scrap metal dealer without a licence on September 8. Fined £100, £100 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Luke John Gardner, 41, of Bluebell Drive, Bedmond. With another entered Ivorys Workshop, Radlett, and stole a Eurofour catalytic converter truck exhaust and carried on business as a scrap metal dealer without a licence on September 8. Fined £100, £100 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Marc Anthony Black, 34, of Curtis Way, Berkhamsted. Threatening behaviour at Berkhamsted on August 31. Fined £85, £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Matthew Mark Ball, 21, of London Road, Hemel Hempstead. Driving without due care and attention and without insurance at Watford on August 12. Six points on licence, fined £75 and £20 victim surcharge. Also, took a large goods vehicle without consent at Hemel Hempstead between October 16 and October 26 at Hemel Hempstead and committed the offence while subject to a suspended sentence. Dealt with for original offence of stealing money worth £120 on October 26, stole aftershave worth £19.99 at TK Maxx, Watford on October 12 and assault by beating at Hemel Hempstead on May 11. Jailed for a total of six weeks.

Carley Durham, 33, of Lyne Way, Hemel Hempstead. Driving without insurance, MOT or tax at Hemel Hemsptead on May 13. Six points on licence, fined a total of £160, £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Kelly Jones, 28, of London Road, Hemel Hempstead. Speeding at 48mph in St Albans Road, Hemel Hempstead - a 40mph zone - on May 9. Three points on licence £100 fine, £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Brian Dunn, 42, of Washington Avenue, Hemel Hempstead. Assault by beating at Berkhamsted on April 4. Community order including DrinkWise programme, restraining order not to contact victim, £150 fine, £100 compensation, £620 costs and £60 victim surcharge.

Monika Alison, 33, of Bridens Camp, Hemel Hempstead. Driving without insurance at Hemel Hempstead on May 18. Absolute discharge.

Mohammed Javeed Sadiq, 41, of Hollybush Lane, Hemel Hempstead. Failed to comply with no entry sign at Dunstable Road, Redbourn on May 13. Three points on licence, £135 fine, £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Christine Ann Thomas, 65, of Croft Close, Chipperfield. Speeding at 40mph in Gallows Hill, Abbots Langley - a 30mph zone - on May 13. Three points on licence, £200 fine, £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Jennifer Ann Derham, 31, of Chaulden House Gardens, Hemel Hempstead. Speeding at 36mph in Long Chaulden - a 30mph zone- on April 11. Banned from driving for 14 days. £200 fine and £20 victim surcharge.

Craig Potts, 26, of Station Road, Hemel Hempstad. Drink-driving in Station Road, Hemel Hempstead on November 1 with 23 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. The limit is 35. Banned from driving for 15 months to be reduced by 15 weeks on completion of a course, £630 fine, £85 costs and £63 victim surcharge.

Andrew John Savva, 39, of Martian Avenue, Hemel Hempstead. Stole clothing worth £554.86 from TK MAxx at Hemel Hempstead on November 10. Gined £240, £85 costs and £24 victim surcharge.

Mohammed Alshamely, 21, of Regal Court, Tring. Driving without a licence or insurance in High Street, Tring on October 20. Fined a total of £147, seven points on licence, £40 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

John Joseph Pio McDonagh, 18, of Three Cherry Trees Lane, Hemel Hempstead. Failed to pay for diesel worth £78.68 at St Albans on April 26 and failed to pay for diesel worth £67.40 at St Albans on October 18. Fined £110, a total of £146.08 in compensation, £40 costs and £20 vicitm surcharge.

Peter William Keen, 64, of Six Acres, Hemel Hempstad. Threatening behaviour at Hemel Hempstead on July 7. Fined £135, £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

James Barry Cawthorne, 36, of Waterhouse Street, Hemel Hempstead. Harassment at Hemel Hempstead between August 27 and September 12. Community order including exclusion requirement, restraining order not to contact victim, £85 costs and £60 victim surcharge.

Jack Crane, 21, of Tile Kiln Lane, Hemel Hempstead. Speeding at 36mph in Park Street, St Albans - a 30mph zone - on April 27. Three points on licence, £200 fine, £85 costs and £30 victim surcharge.

Susan Tovey, 55, of Leys Road, Hemel Hempstead. Speeding at 36mph in Redbourn Lane, Harpenden - a 30mph zone - on April 23. Three points on licence, £85 fine, £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.