Harassment, speeding and driving without insurance – the latest Sunderland court cases

The following cases from the Sunderland area were dealt with recently at magistrates’ court. All defendants pleaded guilty unless otherwise stated:

Monday, 24th May 2021, 4:55 am

Karen Langston, 38, of Range View, Sunderland, was fined £594 with six penalty points for failure to identify a driver on July 20, 2020.

Wayne Edward Ramsey, 49, of Abbey Drive, Houghton, was fined £576 and banned from driving for two weeks for speeding on December 5, 2019, and August 5, 2020.

Steven Mossman, 60, of Malvern Road, Lambton, Washington, was fined £120 and banned from driving for a year for driving without valid licence and using a vehicle without insurance on July 12, 2020.

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Sunderland Magistrates' Court
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Simon Murray, 46, of Horsley Road, Barmston, Washington, was fined £660 and banned from driving for six months after being convicted in his absence of using a vehicle without insurance on April 6, 2020.

Stephen Shaw, of Front Road, Sunderland, was fined £770 and banned from driving for six months after being convicted in his absence of speeding, driving without a valid licence and using a vehicle without insurance on February 15, 2020.

Wilplan Ltd, of Hardwick Road, Peterlee, was fined £440 for failure to identify a driver on July 22, 2020.

Reece Robson, 25, of St Michael’s Court, Hendon, who denied harassment on December 12, 2019, but was convicted after trial, was given a year’s community order with 50 hours unpaid work.

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