This is your round-up of some of the latest court cases heard at the Isle of Wight Magistrates Court.
Monday 7th December – Friday 11th December 2020
• Darren Thomas Prouten, 38, of No Fixed Abode, was given a 16-week prison sentence for driving whilst disqualified – a charge to which he pleaded guilty. He was ordered to pay a £128 surcharge and was disqualified from driving for a further 12 months. Magistrates decided to impose a prison sentence as the offence was deemed serious because of a record of similar offending. Prouten also pleaded guilty to driving without insurance, for which there was no separate penalty.
• Neil Robert Rogers, 48, of Hilbre Road in St Helens, was fined £307 for breaching a non-molestation order. He was also told to pay costs of £85 with a £34 surcharge.
• Charlotte Levill Butchers, 25, of Green Lane in Shanklin, was fined £120 for possession of 3.41 grams of cocaine – a Class A drug – and possession of cannabis – a Class B drug. She was told to pay costs of £85 with a £34 surcharge. The cocaine and cannabis was forfeited.
Butchers was also disqualified from driving for 12 months for drug driving, namely cocaine and cannabis. She was fined a further £120.
• Paul Kelly, 33, of Collards Close in Freshwater, was ordered t complete 80 hours unpaid work with 25 rehabilitation days for breaching a non-molestation order. He was also told to pay costs of £85 with a £95 surcharge.
• Valentim Tudosa, 46, of High Street, Newport, admitted breaching a curfew by failing to make himself available for the installation of electronic monitoring equipment. He was fined £66 and ordered to pay costs of £60.
• Clive George Inch, 36, of Green Street in Ryde, admitted breaching a curfew by removing a personal identification device. He was ordered to pay costs of £60. A new community order was made with 12 weeks curfew and 6 months aclohgol treatment requirement, with 25 rehabilitation days.
• Christopher Barrett, 32, of The Strand in Ryde, pleaded guilty to assault by beating. He was ordered to complete 80 hours of unpaid work with 25 rehabilitation days, as well as being ordered to pay £100 costs with a £95 surcharge. Barrett was also made subject to a restraining order in relation to causing harassment.
• Darren Alexander Twiddy, 55, of Consort Gardens in East Cowes admitted assault by beating. He was fined £120 and ordered to complete 30 rehabilitation days. He was also told to pay costs of £85 with a £95 surcharge.
• Terence Wayne Perkins, 35, of South Street in Ventnor, was made subject to an alcohol treatment order for 6 months with 15 rehabilitation days for the offence of arson, causing damage to a blanket and photographs. He was fined £60 and ordered to pay costs of £80 with a £95 surcharge.
• John Dye, 66, of Trevallion Way in Totland, pleaded guilty to assault by beating. He was made subject to a community order with 20 rehabilitation days and fined £105. H was also given a restraining order and told to pay costs of £80 with a £95 surcharge.
• Timothy Mark Mieville, 51, of Brookside Crescent in Wroxall, was disqualified from driving for 14 months after admitting drink driving (43) and driving without insurance. He was fined £120 and told to pay costs of £85 with a £34 surcharge.