25 September 2020
Magistrate agonizes over appropriate punishment for repeat offender

Magistrate agonizes over appropriate punishment for repeat offender


A man has been caught twice in one week possessing or offering for sale textbooks from the Girls’ High School (GHS) book loan scheme which are reaso...
22 September 2020
Murder accused set to appear  at Preliminary  Inquiry on  January 18, 2021

Murder accused set to appear at Preliminary Inquiry on January 18, 2021


The court has set January 18, 2021 as the date to begin examining the evidence against accused murderer, 28-year-old Veron ‘Gaza’ Bushay. Busha...
Arnos Vale mango thief  ordered to pay owner $200, put on bond for one year

Arnos Vale mango thief ordered to pay owner $200, put on bond for one year


An Arnos Vale resident nicknamed “Country” has been bonded and ordered to pay compensation of $200 after he stole mangoes from a property despite ...
15 September 2020
Handyman ordered to repay vendor $200

Handyman ordered to repay vendor $200


A 52-YEAR-OLD man charged for stealing $200 that he was given to complete an errand, told the court yesterday, September 14, that he gave the money t...
11 September 2020
Thief on three-day stealing spree, jailed for five months

Thief on three-day stealing spree, jailed for five months


For stealing from a hardware store three times in five days, a 53-year-old man with 22 convictions to his name, has been slapped with a five-month pri...
More firearm related charges for Ratho Mill teen

More firearm related charges for Ratho Mill teen


A 19-year-old on three firearm related charges has been denied bail as he allegedly committed these offences while being accused of two other counts o...
08 September 2020
Man charged with assaulting child, ordered to pay

Man charged with assaulting child, ordered to pay


A 44-YEAR-OLD MAN who struck an 11-year-old boy with a piece of pipe was, was sentenced last Wednesday to pay compensation to his victim. On Monda...
Drunken man who threatened and beat his mother sent to jail for 10 months

Drunken man who threatened and beat his mother sent to jail for 10 months


A 31-YEAR-old man who, in a drunken state, beat his mother about her body and threatened to kill her, has been sent to prison for 10 months, along wi...
01 September 2020
Ottley Hall man caught taking prohibited items into prison

Ottley Hall man caught taking prohibited items into prison


Small bags of cannabis, cigarettes and tobacco concealed inside of Chow Mein destined for a prisoner, were intercepted by a prison officer last week. ...
Vermont resident fined $400 for theft of avocados

Vermont resident fined $400 for theft of avocados


‘Speedy Patrick’ of Vermont who managed to lug away 78 avocados belonging to another Vermont resident, was yesterday fined $400 for his swiftness ...