The following people were dealt with at Hartlepool Magistrates’ Court on Monday, September 28:
Connor Jack Blair Kinnersley, 18, of Roseberry Road, Hartlepool, pleaded guilty to using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause that person to believe that immediate unlawful violence would be used against them by any person, or to provoke immediate use of unlawful violence by them whereby that person was likely to believe that such violence would be used, or it was likely that such violence would be provoked. He was sent to prison for two-months, ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £80 and a criminal courts charge of £150.
Peter Robson, 65, of Hutton Avenue, Hartlepool, pleaded guilty to three charges of failing to notify the Department for Work and Pensions of a change of circumstances he knew would effect his entitlement to Pension Credit, namely that he was working. He was given a conditional discharge of 12-months, fined £85 and told to pay a victim surcharge of £15.