Committal for Contempt of Court in Open Court at the County Court sitting at Manchester: Carr

|Contempt of Court

In the County Court sitting at Manchester

1. On the 15th March 2017 this court committed the following named person to prison

Nathaniel Carr

2. In relation to an order dated

1 July 2016 (and as amended by the order of the 28th November2016).

3. Which provided that the Defendant should not

  1. Engage or threaten to engage in conduct which is capable of causing nuisance or annoyance to any person living, visiting or residing in the neighbourhood of 2 Norville Avenue, Moston, Manchester M40 0JG;
  2. Use abusive or insulting or threatening behaviour against any person living, visiting or residing in the neighbourhood of  2 Norville Avenue, Moston, Manchester M40 0JG;
  3. Use or threaten violence against any person living, visiting or residing in the neighbourhood of  2 Norville Avenue, Moston, Manchester M40 0JG;
  4. Enter or attempt to enter 4 Branston Road, Moston, Manchester including the front and/or rear gardens;
  5. Enter or attempt to enter Norville Avenue, Moston, Manchester including the front and/or rear gardens.

4.The court found following a factual inquiry notwithstanding the Defendant’s non-attendance at the hearing that he had disobeyed/breached that order by

  1. On the 30 November 2016 at approximately 7:30am being at  2 Norville Avenue, Moston, Manchester M40 0JG;
  2. On the 12 December 2016 being at at 2 Norville Avenue, Moston, Manchester M40 0JG;
  3. On the 16 December 2016 being at 2 Norville Avenue and heard to shout “Get him out of my fucking house”.
  4. On the 19 December 2016 at approximately 4:00pm being at  2 Norville Avenue.
  5. On the 28 December 2016 between 1:00am and 1:30am being at 2 Norville Avenue and then assaulting a visitor called Gemma McDonald at the property. He also smashed a TV and punched a hole through a door at  2 Norville Avenue. The Defendant then left with his 8 year old son.
  6. On the same date at approximately 4:05am on returning to  2 Norville Avenue with his son where he was arrested for assault.
  7. On the 7 January 2017 at approximately 3:45pm being at  2 Norville Avenue shouting “I’ve told you to get the fucking kids in its raining”.

5.  And imposed the following sentence(s) for those breach(es)

1.  The above stated breaches2.  activation of the suspended committal order dated the 1st August 2016 1.  26 weeks immediate custodial sentence
2. 4 weeks to run consecutive with the above sentence
Total – 30 weeks immediate custodial sentence

6. Accordingly it was ordered that Nathaniel Carr be committed for contempt to Her Majesty’s Prison at Forest Bank for a total period of 30 weeks immediate custodial sentence.

His Honour Judge Main QC
15 March 2017