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The Scales of Justice
12:00pm Monday 2nd December 2013 in News
Glenn Geldard, 59, of Burford Road, Brize Norton, admitted driving whilst disqualified on two occasions, two counts of driving on a public road without insurance, making a false claim to obtain insurance, furnishing false particulars as to the keeper of a vehicle and using a driving licence with intent to deceive. Geldard admitted driving his Mercedes on Station Lane, Witney, on January 17 and on Burford Road, Brize Norton on March 25. He did not have insurance on either occasion. On January 17, he lied in order to get an insurance certificate by witholding information about his driving disqualification and using the alias Christopher Glenn. He also admitted using his driving licence with intent to deceive in Brize Norton on March 25. He was given a four-month prison sentence, suspended for 12 months but required to carry out 200 hours of unpaid work. He was also told to pay an £80 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs to the Crown Prosecution Service. He was given a fresh driving disqualification for 12 months.Magistrates said they took his guilty plea into account when sentencing.
Julian Dore, 36, of Stonesfield, Witney, admitted using threatening abusive or insulting behaviour in Eastfield Road, Witney, on September 21. Committed to prison for 12 weeks suspended for two years. Also given a restraining order against the victim until November 2015 and told to pay £80 victims’ surcharge and £400 costs.
Ali Kacani, 32, of Lidsey Road, Banbury, admitted assaulting a man by beating him in Banbury on June 14. Given a community order requiring 120 hours of unpaid work in the next year and ordered to pay £100 compensation, a £60 victims’ surcharge and £200 costs.
Eric Bell, 51, of Woodpiece Road, Arncott, Bicester, was convicted of drink driving on Ashdene Road in Bicester on April 29. Had 68 micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath above the legal limit of 35 micrograms. He admitted possessing cannabis on the same date. Fined a total of £600 and ordered to pay £775 costs and a £52 victims’ surcharge. Banned from driving for three years.
Muhammad Adil, 28, of Ruscote Avenue, Banbury, admitted drink-driving in Ruscote Avenue, Banbury on November 3. Had 53 micrograms in 100ml of breath, above the legal limit of 35 micrograms. Fined £350, a £35 victims’ surcharge, and £85 costs. Banned from driving for 12 months.
Nicholas Brown, 38, of Wilsdon Way, Kidlington, admitted driving while unfit through drugs in Oxford Road, Kidlington on August 21. Fined £90, a £20 victims’ surcharge, and £40 costs. Banned from driving for 12 months.
William Gibson, 38, of Buchanan Court, Upper Arncott, Bicester, admitted drink-driving in Buckingham Road, Bicester on November 3. Had 63 micrograms of alcohol in 100ml of breath, above the legal limit of 25 micrograms. Also admitted driving while disqualified and without insurance. Sent to prison for eight weeks and banned from driving for 46 months.
John-Ross Graves, 27, of Stocks Lane, Carterton, admitted driving without due care and attention on Launton Road, Bicester, on June 26. Fined £135, a £20 victims’ surcharge, and £85 costs. Licence endorsed with three points.
Christopher Gunter, 35, of Stow Avenue, Witney, admitted possession of Class C drug subutex in Heyford Close, Standlake on July 5. Given a six-month conditional discharge and told to pay a £15 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs.
Nathan Wilson, 18, of Preys Close, Banbury, admitted assault by beating in Preys Close, Banbury on November 1. Given a six-month conditional discharge, told to pay a £15 victims’ surcharge and £40 costs.
Vincent Orrey, 31, of Bucknell Road, Bicester, admitted using threatening, abusive, or insulting words or behaviour likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress in Sheep Street, Bicester on November 3. Fined £165, a £20 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs.
David Beecroft, 64, of no fixed address, was convicted of using threatening words or behaviour to cause alarm or distress on Station Road, East Challow, near Wantage, on August 7. Fined £100 and ordered to pay £100 costs and a £20 victims’ surcharge.
Vincent Marsh, 33, of Harcourt Way, Abingdon, admitted driving without due care and attention on the A420 at Auckland on June 29. Fined £30 and ordered to pay a £20 victims’ surcharge. Licence endorsed with three points.
Stephen Rusher, age unknown, of no fixed address, admitted being drunk in public, namely Luther Street, Oxford, on November 21. Fined £100 and ordered to pay a £20 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs.
Stephanie Barrow, 32, of Stoner Close, Didcot, admitted possessing cannabis, a Class B drug, at the Kinecroft Recreation Ground in Wallingford. Given a 12-month conditional discharge and ordered to pay a £15 victims’ surcharge and £85.
William Morris, 26, of Saunders Road, Cowley, Oxford, was convicted of assaulting a woman and destroying a laptop computer, a cut glass dish and a drinking glass at Ash Vale in Surrey on December 6 2012. Given a community order requiring supervision for six months and ordered to pay £150 compensation and a £20 victims’ surcharge.
Matthew Sustain, 22, of Hillside View, Chinnor, admitted possessing 0.42 grams of ketamine, a Class C drug, in Wallingford on September 14. Given a 12-month conditional discharge and plus £15 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs.
Simon Pancott, 28, of Crescent Road, Oxford, admitted destroying a door, causing damage of £1,500, and using violence to secure entry to a premises in Field Avenue, Oxford, knowing there was someone present inside opposed to said entry. Committed to prison for six weeks suspended for 12 months and ordered to pay £250 compensation.
Andrew Harris, 32, of Luther Street, Oxford, admitted stealing a Sat Nav worth £160 from a car and interfering with another car in Platter Drive, Oxford, on September 14. Also admitted stealing a Sat Nav worth £80 and another Sat Nav, and a watch with a total value of £400 from cars in Reading between October 26 and 29. whilst subject to a suspended prison sentence of 16 weeks given at Oxford Magistrates’ Court on August 29. Sent to prison for 16 weeks.
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