This is your round-up of some of the latest court cases heard at the Isle of Wight Magistrates Court.
Monday 7th September – Friday 18th September 2020 (2 weeks)
• Michelle Fisher, 36, of Overstand Close in Beckenham, London pleaded guilty to failing to provide a specimen breath sample having been suspected of drink driving. Fisher was disqualified from driving for 24 months, ordered to complete 15 rehabilitation days and pay costs of £85 with a £95 surcharge.
• Claire Sprengel, 41, of Solent View Road in Seaview appeared in court for working in a regulated activity in which she is barred from – namely a care assistant. She received 15 rehabilitation days and was ordered to carry out 200 hours of unpaid work, as well as paying a surcharge of £90.
• Gary Lindsay, 54, of West Street in Ryde was fined £40 and ordered to pay costs of £85 with a £95 surcharge for producing 11 cannabis plants. He was also ordered to complete 15 rehabilitation days.
• Terry Paul Phillips, 33, of Salisbury Road, Ryde admitted drug driving (cannabis) and driving a vehicle without an MOT and insurance. He was disqualified from driving for 12 months, fined £120 and ordered to pay costs of £85 with a £32 surcharge.
• Richard William Sullivan, 45, of Brickfield Close in Newport, was disqualified from driving for 12 months for taking a vehicle without consent, driving without a licence and without insurance. He was also ordered to pay £85 costs with a £95 surcharge, as well as completing 12 rehabilitation days with 200 hours of unpaid work.
• Sonya Ellen Smith, 46, of Newport Street in Ryde, was made subject to 30 alcohol rehabilitation days and ordered to pay compensation of £200 for assaulting 4 emergency workers. She was also fined £120
• Carl Michael Trott, 26, of New Street in Newport must complete 10 rehabilitation days with 100 hours of unpaid work after pleading guilty to obstructing a police constable and causing harassment/alarm/distress to a police constable. He was also ordered to pay £85 costs with a £95 surcharge.
• David Terence Adkins, 27, of Queens Road in Shanklin, was given an 8 week prison sentence, suspended for 18 months, for disclosing a private sexual photograph or film without consent and pursuing a course of conduct amounting to harassment. He must pay £85 court costs with a £128 surcharge and complete 20 rehabilitation days. He has also been made subject to a restraining order until March 2022.
• Danny Burnett, 58, of Wellesley Way in Newport, was given an 8 week prison sentence, suspended for 12 months, for indecent exposure (2x), assaulting an emergency worker and criminal damage. He must also pay £300 compensation. He must also register on the Sex Offenders Register for a period of 7 years.
• Cass O’Neill, 44, of Ashey Road in Ryde, was disqualified from driving for 12 months and fined £200 for drug driving (cocaine), twice. There was no separate penalty for possession of cocaine. He was ordered to pay £85 costs with a £40 surcharge.
• Aaran Jesserae Wood, 28, of The Brambles, Apse Heath was handed down an 18 week prison sentence for assaulting causing actual bodily harm and criminal damage. He was also sentenced to 12 weeks, to run concurrently, for assaulting a Police constable. Wood must pay £100 compensation, costs of £85 and a £128 surcharge.
• Christopher James Robert Hart, 21, of Pier Street in Ventnor, was fined £108 and ordered to pay £85 costs with a £34 surcharge for resisting a Police constable in the execution of their duty.
• Alison Shaw, 39, of Ringwood Road in Binstead, was disqualified from driving for 18 months, fined £415 and ordered to pay costs of £85 with a £41 surcharge after admitting drink driving.
• Timothy Andrew Young, 52, of High Street in Shanklin, pleaded guilty to criminal damage. He was given a 12 month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £300 in compensation to Co-Op Shanklin and pay costs of £85 with a £22 surcharge.
• Connor Martin James Cragg, 22, of Arundel Close in Ryde, was given a 26 week prison sentence for possession of a Class B drug with intent to supply – cannabis. The sentence was given as the offence was deemed so serious with street dealing directly to users, with a significant role. He must pay £85 costs with a £90 surcharge.
• Rosie Savage, 19, of Arundel Close in Ryde, was made subject to an 8-week electronic tag curfew for possession of cannabis. She must also pay £85 costs with a £90 surcharge.
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