SCALES OF JUSTICE: Latest cases from Oxford Magistrates' Court

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SCALES OF JUSTICE: Latest cases from Oxford Magistrates' Court
SCALES OF JUSTICE: Latest cases from Oxford Magistrates' Court

WILFRED MOSIRA, 35, of Owens Way, Cowley, pleaded guilty to harassment of a woman between December 30 last year and January 27 by repeatedly turning up at her home in Wantage and banging on the door demanding to be let in. He also admitted breaching a restraining order banning him from contacting the same woman. He was sentenced to 32 weeks’ imprisonment suspended for two years with an alcohol treatment requirement, three month curfew and a requirement to complete the domestic violence programme with the probation service. A restraining order bans him from contacting his victim for two years. He must pay £200 in costs.

SOPHIE WILLIAMS, 41, of Falcon Close, Oxford, admitted stealing from Sainsbury’s in Oxford in April. She received a 12 month conditional discharge.

JOE HISCOCK, 21, of Wilton Crescent, Southampton, pleaded guilty to spitting at a police officer at the John Radcliffe Hospital on April 22. He must complete a three month alcohol treatment programme, pay £100 in compensation to the officer and £180 in costs and surcharge.

SHABEER HUSSAIN, 21, of Stantonbury, Milton Keynes, admitted possession of crack cocaine in Bicester. He was fined £120 and must pay £119 in costs and surcharge.

JOSEPH HAMMOND, 33, of Centenary Way, Witney, pleaded guilty to driving a car in Woodstock Road, Oxford, on May 12 while disqualified and almost twice the drink drive limit. He was fined £180, banned from driving for three years and ordered to pay £85 in costs.

CHRISTOPHER MERTHA, 31, of Acacia Close, Carterton, admitted three counts of theft and breaching a criminal behaviour order by going into the Tesco store in Faringdon in June. He was jailed for 12 weeks and ordered to pay £200 in compensation.

MATTHEW CURTIS, 43, of Coxwell Street, Faringdon, pleaded guilty to drink driving an Audi Q7 in Ferndale Street, Faringdon, last August. He had 119mlgs in 100ml of blood. The limit is 80. He was fined £2,500, banned from driving for 14 months and ordered to pay £880 in costs and surcharge.

CHARLOTTE MAYO, 31, of Kestrel Crescent, Oxford, admitted shoplifting from Boots and the Co-op. She was given a community order with up to 15 probation sessions and was ordered to pay £210 in compensation.

ABDUS SAMAD, 47, of Henley Street, Oxford, was found guilty of assault by beating. He was sentenced to 16 weeks’ imprisonment for a year with up to 27 days’ rehabilitation activity requirement days. He must pay £500 in costs and a £128 victim surcharge.

DANIEL STRUSKI, 31, of Phillips Close, Wokingham, admitted drink driving an Audi A6 on the A34 near Islip and driving the car without insurance. He was fined £300, banned from the roads for a year and a half and must pay £119 in costs and surcharge.

CARL SHIRLEY, 27, of Queens Road, Carterton, admitted driving a Seat Leon near Rousham while over the limit for cocaine and benzoylecgonine. He also admitted personal possession of cocaine. He was fined £120, banned from driving for 18 moths and ordered to pay £119 in costs and surcharge.

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This story was written by Tom Seaward. He joined the team in 2021 as Oxfordshire's court and crime reporter.

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