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Estranged husband tipped-off police about his drink-driving wife

A motorist has been banned from the road for 14 months after her estranged husband tipped-off police that she was drink-driving.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Stalker gets a five-year restraining order after hounding his ex

A stalker has been given a five-year restraining order after he plagued his ex-partner by loitering near her home and her college and by following her.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Offender collapsed after taking psycho Zombie Drug Black Mamba in town centre

A reformed drug-user has been given a warning after he was caught with cannabis-based street drug Black Mamba which is causing misery across the UK.

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Pictured is Wayne Durrance, 40, of Norbury Close, Holme Hall, Chesterfield, who has been jailed for 12 weeks after being drunk and disorderly, twice causing damage and twice failing to surrender to custody.

Booze-plagued man is jailed after offences

A booze-troubled thug who smashed a car wing mirror and a window at his former partner’s home has been jailed.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Shoplifter struck twice to feed a drug addiction

A desperate man who stole cosmetics, razors and air fresheners with a co-accused to fund their drug habits has narrowly been spared from a custodial sentence.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Offender is threatened with jail after failing to pay over £2,000 in fines

An offender who has failed to pay off an outstanding £2,347.20 in fines, costs, surcharges and compensation has been warned he could go to prison.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Bad tempered boss armed with piece of timber threatened colleague

An out-of-control manager armed with a piece of timber threatened a colleague after a long-running dispute.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Speeding drink-driver is banned from the road

A speeding drink-driver has been ordered to pay £673 and has been banned from the road for 15 months.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Mentally-ill man slapped and grabbed his ex by the neck

A mentally-troubled man who assaulted his former partner twice and made her life hell has been given a chance to turn his life around.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drink-driver is banned for 25 months after he was three times the legal limit

A motorist has been banned from the road for 25 months after he registered just over three times the drink-drive limit.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Repeat offender is spared jail after admitting theft and assault

A repeat-offender who was armed with a magnetic security de-tagging device during a shoplifting theft has been spared from being sent to prison.

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Pictured is Derby Crown Court.

Former care worker accused of sex abuse claims false allegations were “ten-a-penny”

A former care worker who has denied 28 sex abuse charges involving seven teenagers claims that false allegations were “ten-a-penny”.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Jealous thug attacked ex-partner and damaged her phone and vacuum cleaner

A jealous thug has been given a community order for 18 months after he assaulted his former partner and damaged her mobile phone and vacuum cleaner.

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Pictured is Derby Crown Court.

Woman claims former children’s care worker attempted to rape her

One of the alleged sex abuse victims of a former children’s care worker claims she was preyed upon in a stairwell, on a camping trip and in the accused’s car.

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Pictured is the scene of a suspected attempted murder after an alleged hit-and-run collision on Derby Road, in Ripley. Courtesy of the Derby Telegraph.

Man appears in court accused of attempted murder after alleged hit-and-run

A man has appeared in court charged with attempted murder after he has been accused of seriously injuring a pedestrian in an alleged hit-and-run collision.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Driver found with drugs in his system

A motorist has been banned from the road for 12 months after he registered seven times the legal limit for ecstasy and nearly twice the limit for cannabis.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Ex-miner claimed £5,852 in illegal benefit payouts

A former miner illegally claimed £5,852.04 in benefits after he had received a lump-sum occupational pension payment.

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Courts.

Quick-thinking police bring thief to justice

Eagle-eyed police spotted a thief acting suspiciously and caught him with a bag full of stolen chocolate.

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Derby magistrates' court.

Burglar struck at a nursing home kitchen

A burglar has received a suspended prison sentence after he broke into a nursing home kitchen and stole a handbag with £20.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man who tormented ex with distressing messages told her to “watch her back”

A former partner who plagued his ex with abusive and frightening messages has been given a community order and unpaid work.

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