A 40m government investment in Blackpool will help "future-proof" the seaside resort, the council has said. He told magistrates: I swerved to avoid a cat. A man accused of carrying out a sex attack on a 16-year-old girl in Blackpool has had his cases sent for Crown Court trial. A Blackpool man made his first appearance at court charged with possessing a Taser-style stun gun. A woman made a chilling knife threat as she sat on a street bench. The mum-of-two was banned from driving for 20 months and must pay 435 in fines and costs. Winter Gardens Blackpool; Sandcastle (Swimming Pool) Hospitals. In our daily operations we work in partnership with all agencies in the criminal justice system. Harley Bowker, 31, of Sandringham Avenue, Thornton, was found guilty at an earlier hearing of seven breaches of a non-molestation order. Scammers are mimicking genuine HMCTS phone numbers and email addresses. Sentence was adjourned to allow probation reports to be prepared. In 2007 he took up the role of CCP for CPS Direct (the CPS national charging out of hours service), in 2011 he transferred to CPS Yorkshire and Humberside, before taking up his current role as CCP for CPS North West in 2017. Caroline Staveley is our Area Business Manager and has responsibility for business and operational delivery functions across the region. 2.50 2 hours. Police were called to a domestic row during which a 45-year-old man threw a shoe at his female partner. In 2012 Janet became District Crown Prosecutor for the Mersey/Cheshire Crown Court Team as well as retaining the management of the RASSO teams. Wed like to set additional cookies so we can remember your settings, understand how people use the service and to improve government services. Tyler Hurrell of Ingthorpe Avenue, Blackpool admitted assaulting his former partner by pushing her. Mr Chappell asked magistrates not to activate a previously imposed 16 week suspended jail term. After being promoted into a Legal Manager role in 1998, Martin worked his way through the ranks before becoming the Chief Crown Prosecutor (CCP) for Cleveland in 2004. A 54-year-old Blackpool man accused of twice assaulting his wife with a walking stick has been bailed. Drunken Andrew Rossall, 41, of Walter Avenue admitted assault when he appeared at Blackpool Magistrates Court. An attempt by Lancashire Police to impose the norths first gangbo has failed. The damage charge relates to alleged damage to pipe work to a water tank. Filter. Cullum faces further charges of shoplifting and stealing two televisions worth 220 each from the Doric and Park House Hotels, as well as criminal damage to one of the TVs. He was bailed to appear at the higher court on January 31. Blackpool Magistrates have issued an arrest warrant for a 44-year-old man. James Boylan, 22, of Charnwood Avenue, Blackpool elected for a Crown Court trial when he appeared before Blackpool Magistrates. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) is the main prosecuting authority in England and Wales. Roberts, now of Withnell Road, Blackpool admitted threatening behaviour, possessing the golf club and bleach as offensive weapons and possessing heroin. Blackpool magistrates heard Brown was in a "no go " area imposed for begging. Refreshments are available via a hot drinks machine. National World Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved. A tourist arrived in Blackpool with a stash of ecstasy tablets. Chapel Street Tombs is allleged to have committed the offences in Fleetwood on April 12. He pleaded guilty to disqualified driving and having no insurance. National World Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved. She was bailed and is due to appear at Preston Crown Court on Wednesday, January 5. National World Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved. He was given a nine month community punishment with 10 rehabilitation days. He was seen and arrested near Funnygirls in Dickson Road on April 13 in breach of the ban imposed by the courts as part of a two year Criminal Behaviour Order. The top 10 Blackpool sights and landmarks ranked by Tripadvisor reviews - including Comedy Carpet and Spitfire Visitor Centre, 15 famous faces from Lytham St Annes including actors Jonas Armstrong and Dean Lennox Kelly and health secretary Steve Barclay. As a result of that he started to drink alcohol and diazepam, said the lawyer. From a fast food worker accused of punching, kicking and spitting at a woman to a man brandishing a knife on Central Pier these are 17 of the latest cases from Blackpool Magistrates Court. His cases were adjourned until February 3 so pre-sentence reports can be prepared. A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a 33-year -old Blackpool man. Magistrates kicked out the case against a man when the prosecutor and prosecution witness failed to turn up at court . When they managed to get Gary Bell, 42, of Lytham Road, Blackpool to the police station he used racial abuse to one office, stating: "You black bastard you smell of curry.". He was remanded in custody to appear at the higher court on Monday, May 15. Blackpool Magistrates granted him bail on condition he does not enter Garstang. Caulfield must not contact his wife or enter Finsbury Avenue as per the terms of his bail. Butler was sent for trial at Preston Crown Court where he will appear on January 31. The court heard that Folks' Vauxhall Astra car crossed the central white line on Chain Lane after she left the nearby Plough pub. Here is the latest round-up of cases from Blackpool Magistrates' Court. PR1 3NU, DX 723741, Preston 20 Thomas Curley, 31, of Talbot Road, Blackpool, admitted two charges of harassment at the town's magistrates court when his case was heard on September 5. This CPS Area is committed to ensuring that we are renowned for our professionalism, and that we are delivering justice to all members of our communities. The Crown Court Unit deals with cases involving serious offences, which have to be tried before a jury or where the magistrates courts do not have sufficient sentencing powers for the seriousness of the crime. Ferry runs aground with baby on board after smoke in engine room, Nurses strike continues: Major disruption for NHS services in England, Additional flight to evacuate Britons from Sudan today, Ryanair cancels 220 flights over May 1 bank holiday due to strikes, Hardcore coronation fans already camped outside Buckingham Palace, One dead and seven injured in Cornwall nightclub knife attack. Mr Hutchinson is being treated at Royal Preston Hospital. Over the next few years she achieved a number of promotions to Caseworker, Branch Business Support Manager, Branch Business Manager and she also completed a period of temporary promotion as Senior Area Business Manager for Greater Manchester in 2009. We will ensure that they are dealt with in a professional and courteous manner. Telephone: 01228 882900, 2nd Floor The officer was trying to help you. He was given a community punishment with 15 rehabilitation days and must pay 399 in fines and costs. Jordan Little, of Mersey Road, also faces two allegations of breaching a Sexual Harm Prevention Order and one of making child pornographic pictures. Two men have appeared at court charged with assaulting a mum and two of her children. Guildhall Street From a man accused of a sex assault on a 16-year-old girl to a teen armed with a tomahawk war axe these are 18 cases from Blackpool Magistrates' Court between February 8 and February 22. Man found drunk and disorderly after argument with wife. Rafal Rozmanowski, 49, of Market Street, Wesham was arrested at the wheel of his Toyota car in his home town on December 9. In the dock was Dennis Knowles, 36, of Rusland Avenue, Mereside, who is charged with causing Daniel Hutchinson grievous bodily harm (GBH) at a home in Watson Road, South Shore, on Saturday. The trio are alleged to be behind a drugs farm in Blackpool run by four illegal immigrants from Vietnam during 2018 and 19. He was banned from the road for 17 months and must pay 253 in fines and costs. The lawyer said that his client had driven off realising there was a warrant for his arrest as a result of breaching the suspended sentence terms. Blackpool Magistrates heard how Debra Allen, 50, of Caunce Street, was drunk at the time she kicked the constable. We want communities to continue to have confidence in their local justice system, to believe their interests are fairly represented and justice is seen to be done. We are committed to dealing with Victims and Witnesses with respect. 10 pictures as demolition of the fire-wrecked former New Hacketts Hotel gets under way, This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google, This website and its associated newspaper are members of Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). Council officers told the court that it was insulation waste which had been burned. Heaney appeared at Blackpool Magistrates Court on September 5. May 1 is the last day to apply for the job of a lifetime: flaunting a blow-up . The court heard that Cassin was arrested after police saw him fail to give way at a roundabout in Waterloo Road. A visitor to Blackpool was arrested for drunk driving after police saw him going the wrong way down a one-way street. Steven Knott, 52, of Ivy Gardens, Thornton Cleveleys denied two assault charges and a charge of criminal damage when he appeared at Blackpool Magistrates Court. National World Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved. He told the court he was seeking help for an alcohol problem. Blackpool Grand Theatre; Buildings. Ferry runs aground with baby on board after smoke in engine room, Nurses strike continues: Major disruption for NHS services in England, Additional flight to evacuate Britons from Sudan today, Ryanair cancels 220 flights over May 1 bank holiday due to strikes, Hardcore coronation fans already camped outside Buckingham Palace, One dead and seven injured in Cornwall nightclub knife attack. Karl Gaffney, prosecuting, said Horrocks also sent messages with a chilling warning that he was going to stab her and take her last breath. A St Annes man failed to attend the probation service so that pre-sentence reports can be prepared on him. BODY OF EMAIL Defendant's name, date of birth, court venue, date of hearing, URN/Crest Number, Your Reference, nature of the request. Tyler O'Neill, 20, sped down Squires Gate Lane and Clifton Drive North as he was pursued by several police vehicles on Saturday (January 7). We have set up Local Scrutiny Involvement Panels (LSIPs), which include members of the public and members of voluntary organisations who support victims of certain kinds of crime, such as hate crime, sexual violence or domestic violence. He was handed a further two year ban and fined 200 at the town's magistrates court. His actions were "totally out of proportion" to the situation which arose on Walter Avenue in St Annes, prosecutor Karl Gaffney told Blackpool Magsitrates. Davenport, 25, of Derby Road in the resort, admitted having the bread knife in public. Richards was bailed until his trial on December 9. The top 10 Blackpool sights and landmarks ranked by Tripadvisor reviews - including Comedy Carpet and Spitfire Visitor Centre, 15 famous faces from Lytham St Annes including actors Jonas Armstrong and Dean Lennox Kelly and health secretary Steve Barclay. An 18-year-old man has made his first court appearance charged with conspiracy to supply heroin and cocaine in Blackpool. His trial was fixed for August 18 and he was bailed on condition he reports to Fleetwood police station once a week. A Fleetwood man was over the drug drive limit when he was involved in a car crash Blackpool Magistrates heard. British charity medic Kevin Cornwell detained by Taliban and locked up in basement of secret prison, 15 famous faces from Lytham St Annes including actors Jonas Armstrong and Dean Lennox Kelly and health secretary Steve Barclay. But his decision to use cannabis and cocaine backfired, Blackpool Magistrates heard. Wilson appeared before Blackpool Magistrates by video link and will next appear on March 9. They may demand payment and claim to be from HMRC or enforcement. National World Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved. Please alert the security officer if you have a pacemaker. Here are the names of those convicted and sentenced at court and the details about why they were there: Monday, February 24: Katie joined the Crown Prosecution Service in 2008 as a Senior Crown Prosecutor, after working in private practice undertaking criminal defence work. He pleaded not guilty to two offences under the Clean Air Act of allowing dark smoke to be emitted from trade premises. Blackpool Magistrates imposed an interim ban on him driving. Blackpool Magistrates have issued for the arrest of 35-year-old Theresa Fitzpatrick of Lune Grove, Blackpool after she failed to attend court on a charged with causing criminal damage worth 250 to a motorbike. information online. "He is sometimes with others who are breaching court orders but they do not get arrested and he does, claimed the lawyer. Courts will only be listed separately where a choice had to be made from alternative options or if there are restrictions on eligibility due to postcode. He was honest with police when they pulled him over for a stop check on his vehicle. Thomas Curley, 31, of Talbot Road, Blackpool, admitted two charges of harassment at the town's magistrates court when his case was heard on September 5. He is Christopher Killick, 42, of Primrose Street, Lancaster. He was arrested after a roadside drugs wipe proved positive. All criminal cases start in a magistrates' court. Jay, 40, of Grassington Road, St Annes admitted assault causing actual bodily harm - the injury caused by the glass missile. The new Magistrates' and County Court will be modern, efficient, and help deliver effective justice for local residents. The 23-year old also admitted a bail act offence at Blackpool Magistrates Court . Sort by: Distance Price Relevance. Stephen Vandusen, 39, of Pembroke Road, Macclesfield was given a six month conditional discharge by Blackpool Magistrates after he admitted being drunk and disorderly in Central Drive in April this year. Professional jet washer Michael Horrocks started to ring her in the early hours, withholding his number. He also admitted not having a full licence, failing to obey a red traffic light and drink driving. He lost his temper, became hostile and foul mouthed and was arrested. On the day he was arrested police were looking for a shoplifter who was wanted for theft at Sainsburys, said the lawyer. Blackpool Central is a project of national importance and underpins the overarching regeneration strategy for the town. The chase place in 30mph zones in wet weather and ended when O'Neill crashed his Peugeot into another vehicle. A 25-year-old man lost his temper over the length of time he was held in a Blackpool police cell awaiting questioning. A man driving through Blackpool at night was just over the drug limit. Robert Yates, 51,of Carr Road, is accused of the offence in Freckleton in October 2021. A Blackpool man has admitted disqualified driving. Daniel Watts, 47, of Fallowfield Road admitted two charges of drug driving. We work especially closely with the police, although we are independent of them. Pam Smith prosecuting said Stanger was searched by police who were worried about his demeanour. The court heard that Sutton smashed the phone with a shovel and then threw the phone at the female victim . Stewart Millard, 50, of St John Street, is alleged to have broken into houses on Wray Grove and Willows Avenue in Anchorsholme. Magistrates said they had heard good reports on Fitton and were not going to activate the suspended sentence. In 2016 she joined CPS North East as a District Crown Prosecutor, responsible for the Rape and Serious Offence Unit in Newcastle. Joanne became a temporary Deputy Chief Crown Prosecutor in 2018 and in 2019 was successful in becoming a Deputy Chief Crown Prosecutor for CPS North West on a permanent basis. National World Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved. From assault to drug driving, there was a wide ranging number of cases from Monday, February 24 until Friday, February 28. Carer Samantha Folks, of Eddleston Close, Staining admitted drink driving at Blackpool Magistrates Court.