Burglary, assault on a police officer and sending a malicious communication dealt with by magistrates

The following Sunderland cases were dealt with at South Northumbria Magistrates' Court:

Sunday, 26th August 2018, 1:13 pm
Updated Sunday, 26th August 2018, 1:25 pm
These Calderdale cases have been heard at Bradford Magistrates Court

Joanne Gunn, 45, of Runnymede Way, Sunderland, was sentenced to 26 weeks in prison, suspended for two years, 40 rehabilitation activity days, and ordered to pay £735 costs for possession of an offensive weapon, and sending a malicious communication.

Robert Leigh, 43, of Saint Andrews, Chilton Moor, Houghton, was sentenced to a curfew of four weeks, 25 rehabilitation activity days, and ordered to pay £350 compensation for burglary.

Craig Finnigan, 37, of Baden Crescent, Sunderland, was ordered to pay £300 in fines, costs, and compensation for assaulting a police officer.

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Darren Stokoe, 26, of Hereford Road, Sunderland, was ordered to pay fines and costs of £165 for being drunk and disorderly.

Stuart Rutherford, 42, of Bamburgh Close, Washington, was disqualified from driving for 17 months, and ordered to pay fines and costs of £315 for driving with drugs in excess of the legal limit.

Peter Dawson, 35, of St Paul’s Terrace, Ryhope, was sentenced to a community order of 12 months, 20 rehabilitation activity requirement days, and ordered to pay fines and costs of £385 for failing to comply with sex offender registration requirements.

Morland Evans, 31, of Logan Street, Hetton, was sentenced to a community order of 12 months, 120 hours of unpaid work, 20 rehabilitation activity days, and ordered to pay £170 costs for harassment.

Connor Geldard, 18, of Earlston Street, Sunderland, was sentenced to 17 weeks in prison, suspended for 18 months, 30 rehabilitation activity days, and ordered to pay £200 costs for assault.