Marcin Pluta, 29, of The Causeway, Banbury, admitted two counts of theft from a motor vehicle on January 30 in Thorpe Way, Banbury, when he stole 15 litres of diesel, and on January 22, in Thorpe Way, Banbury, when he also stole diesel. Also admitted committing a further offence during the period of a suspended sentence made on April 18 for racially or religiously aggravated common assault. Community order made with 120 hours of unpaid work and told to pay a £60 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs.
David Tinson, 34, of Chestnut Drive, Ascott-under-Wychwood, admitted stealing a Visa debit card on November 21 in Chestnut Drive, Ascott-under-Wychwood, near Chipping Norton. Also admitted fraud by false representation on November 21 at Lloyds Bank, Market Square, Witney, by withdrawing £290 cash. Community order made with a 10-day activity requirement, a supervision requirement and a prohibited activity requirement, meaning he is not to enter any betting shops for 12 months. Also told to pay a £60 victims’ surcharge and £40 costs.
Neil Anderson, 46, of Lewington Close, Great Haseley, convicted of failing to provide notification of a transfer of a vehicle to a person who is not a vehicle trader on August 17 in Oxfordshire. Fined £200 and told to pay a £20 victims’ surcharge and £90 costs.
Iris Appleby, 62, of Chowns Close, Thame, admitted keeping a vehicle on a public road that was unlicensed in Chowns Close, Thame, on August 10. Fined £66, ordered to pay vehicle excise back-duty of £18.34 and £90 costs.
Samson Biddle, 70, of Queens Road, Carterton, admitted drink-driving in Burford Road, Carterton, on February 11. Had 63 micrograms of alcohol in 100ml of breath, above the legal limit of 35 micrograms. Given a 36-month driving ban and fined £150. Told to pay a £20 victims’ surcharge and £50 costs.
Matthew McKechnie, 28, of Winchester Road, Oxford, admitted stealing meat worth £29.77 from Tesco in Magdalen Street, Oxford, on February 25. Also admitted common assault in Magdalen Street on the same date, and committing a further offence while subject to a community order made on October 4 for theft. Community order made with a six-month drug rehabilitation requirement and supervision requirement. Told to pay £120 compensation and a £60 victims’ surcharge.
Daniel Mogford, 33, of Norris Road, Upper Arncott, near Bicester, admitted failing to provide a specimen for analysis at Banbury Police Station in Warwick Road, on January 17. Also admitted failing to stop when directed by a police officer or traffic warden on January 17 in Ambrosden, near Bicester. Community order made with a six-month alcohol treatment requirement and a supervision requirement. Given a 36-month driving ban and told to pay a £60 victims’ surcharge and £50 costs.
Richard O’Rourke, 41, of Rotary Way, Banbury, admitted making off without payment on July 13 at Barwood Court, Rotary Way, Banbury, to avoid paying £39.55 for a taxi journey. Community order made with an activity requirement, a supervision requirement and 150 hours of unpaid work. Also told to pay £39.55 compensation, a £60 victims’ surcharge and £100 costs.
Ricky Brash, 27, of Middleton Road, Banbury, admitted causing criminal damage to two internal doors and a front door lock belonging to Sanctuary Housing in Bretch Hill, Banbury, on December 1. Given a 12-month conditional discharge and told to pay £300 compensation, a £15 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs.
Daniel Hanwell, 20, of Marlborough Place, Banbury, admitted stealing three memory sticks, worth £30, from Wilkinsons in Bridge Street, Banbury, on February 6. Fined £50 and ordered to pay £30 compensation and a £20 victims’ surcharge.
Laura Washington, 21, of Broughton Road, Banbury, admitted drink-driving on the A361 in Chipping Norton on February 6. Had 52 micrograms of alcohol in 100ml of breath, over the legal limit of 35mg. Fined £250 and ordered to pay a £25 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs. Banned from driving for 15 months.
Luke Long, 24, of Oxford Road, Bletchingdon, Kidlington, admitted criminally damaging a door belonging to Cherwell District Council in Poolside Close, Banbury, on February 2, while subject to a suspended sentence made by Warwickshire Magistrates’ Court on August 14 for assault by beating and intimidating a witness. Suspended sentence activated, sent to prison for 18 weeks, and given a two-year supervision order. Ordered to carry out 210 hours of unpaid work in the next year. Also ordered to pay £200 compensation and £85 costs.
Liam Urquhart, 18, of Colwell Drive, Witney, admitted receiving a stolen mountain bike at Ducklington Lane, Witney, on July 13. Given a 12-month conditional discharge and ordered to pay £120 compensation, a £15 victims’ surcharge and £50 costs.
Christopher Bevan, 33, of Stocks Walk, Carterton, admitted stealing £117.84 worth of food from Co-op in Eynsham on February 7. Given a 12-month conditional discharge and ordered to pay a £15 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs.
Andrew Cobb, 27, of Dark Lane, Witney, admitted using threatening or abusive words or behaviour in Witney on February 10. Fined £73 and ordered to pay a £20 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs.
James Delaney, 28, of Woodgreen, Witney, admitted possessing cannabis, a Class B drug, in Burford Road, Witney, on February 9. Fined £170 and ordered to pay a £20 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs.
Mark Freeman, 54, of Ticknell Piece Road, Charlbury, admitted drink-driving in Ticknell Piece Road on February 10. Had 41 micrograms of alcohol in 100ml of breath over the legal limit of 35mg. Fined £400 and ordered to pay a £40 victims’ surcharge and £85 costs. Banned from driving for 12 months.
Alan Nulty, 29, of no fixed abode, admitted using threatening or abusive words or behaviour likely to cause alarm or distress in Elmfield, New Yatt Road, Witney, on February 21. Given a six-month conditional discharge and ordered to pay a £15 victims’ surcharge.
Jonathan Cooke, 46, of Aylesbury Road, Thame, admitted speeding over the 50mph limit on the A418 at Great Haseley on June 3. Fined £200, ordered to pay costs of £65 and licence endorsed with three points.
Paul King, 46, of Milton Road, Sutton Courtenay, admitted failing to give information to police relating to a driver suspected of a driving offence in Banbury between July 19 and August 16. Fined £400 and ordered to pay a £40 victims’ surcharge and £65 costs. Licence endorsed with six points.