Committal for contempt of Court in Open Court in the County Court sitting at North Shields: Whitelaw

|Contempt of Court

In the County Court sitting at North Shields

Case No: C00NS102

  1. On the 25th of August 2016 this court committed the following named person to prison on a suspended sentence Daniel Whitelaw
  2. In relation to an order dated 18 July 2016
  3. which provided that the Respondent/ Defendant should not [set out relevant paras of the order]i) Engaging in or using foul, abusive or offensive behaviour or language within the North Tyneside Council area of the River Tyne to the South; the A19 to the west; A1058 Coast Road/Beach Road to the north; and North Sea to the East at any time.
    ii) Assaulting, threatening harassing or distressing, any person within the North Tyneside Council area of the River Tyne to the South; the A19 to the west; A1058 Coast Road/Beach Road to the North; and North Sea to the East at any time.
    iii) From entering any area bounded by A1058 Coast Road/A1108 Billy Mill Avenue/Chirton Green to the North; A1148 Coach Lane to the east; Waterville Road to the South; and A19/187 to the West at any time (Exclusion Zone).Access permitted to Wayhill Avenue.
    iv) From entering any area bounded by Waterville Road to the North; A187 Howdon Road to the East and South; and A187 to the West at any time. Access permitted on the Tyne & Wear metro without alighting at Percy Main and Meadowell Stations.
  1. the court found that [following admissions made] he had breached  that order byi) Being present in the exclusion zone.
  1. and imposed the following sentence(s) for those breach(es)Breach: i) Presence in exclusion zone
    Sentence: i) 42 days imprisonment suspended
  1. Accordingly it was ordered that(2) Daniel Whitelaw  be committed for contempt to prison for a (total) period of  42 days
    The order is suspended until        18 July 2018           and will not be put into force if during that
    time(2)    Daniel Whitelaw    complies with the following terms:That Daniel Whitelaw (The Defendant) be prohibited (whether by himself or by instructing or encouraging any other person) from:a) Engaging in or using foul, abusive or offensive behaviour or language within the North Tyneside Council area of the River Tyne to the south; the A19 to the west; A1058 Coast Road / Beach Road to the north; and North Sea to the East (as shown marked red on the attached Plan A) at any time.b) Assaulting, threatening harassing or distressing, any person within the North Tyneside Council area of the River Tyne to the south; the A19 to the west; A1058 Coast Road / Beach Road to the north; and North Sea to the East (as shown marked red on the attached Plan A) at any time.

    c) From entering any area bounded by A1058 Coast Road / A 1108 Billy Mill Avenue / Chirton Green to the north; Collingwood View / West Percy Road / Silkey’s Lane to the east; Waterville Road to the south; and A19 / 187 to the west (as shown marked red on the attached Plan B – Exclusion Zones) at any time. Access permitted to 44 West Percy Road and 85 Collingwood View.

    d) From entering any area bounded by Waterville Road to the north; A187 Howdon Road to the east and south; and 187 to the west (as shown marked red on the attached Plan B – Exclusion Zones) at any time.
    Access permitted on the Tyne & Wear Metro without alighting at Percy Main and Meadowell Stations.
    The Injunction to remain in force until 4.00pm on 16 July 2018, with a Power of Arrest pursuant to s4 Anti Social Behaviour, Crime & Policing Act 2014 attached to terms b, c and d.

District Judge Charnock-Neal

Dated 25 August 2016