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Drink-driver had consumed wine and cocktails before she crashed her Mini

A drink-driver who had a bottle of wine and two cocktails was caught drink-driving after she crashed her car.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Police tracked down drink-driver after he crashed and left the vehicle

A boozy reveller who crashed into a railing and left his vehicle has been banned from the road for 17 months and ordered to pay £235.

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Chesterfield coroner's court

Coroner calls for a round-the-clock assessment team after mentally-ill man kills himself

A coroner has called for a round-the-clock mental health assessment triage team after there were missed opportunities to treat a mentally-ill man who killed himself.

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Pictured is Derby Crown Court.

Fraudsters brought to justice after they used a false will to make a gain

Four fraudsters have appeared at Derby Crown Court to be sentenced after they conspired to use a false will to make a gain for someone else after the deaths of two people.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results

The latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the April 19 edition of the Derbyshire Times are listed below.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Car thief is threatened with jail after he stole a Ford Focus

A car thief has narrowly been spared from jail after he stole a Ford Focus from a finance dealership.

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Courts hearing.

Serial shoplifter is jailed and must pay compensation after four thefts

A thief who struck at four stores has been locked-up and ordered to pay compensation.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Former prisoner is fined for breaching supervision requirements after release from custody

A former prisoner who failed to come to court after he had breached probation supervision requirements following his release from custody has been fined.

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Chesterfield coroner's court

Grief-stricken wife and daughter of a mentally ill man tell how they found him hanged

The tearful wife and daughter of a man who had been suffering with mental health difficulties has told an inquest how they had discovered his body in his bedroom.

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Former Chesterfield FC player Jordan Flores has been fined after he was involved in a serious collision, pictured, on the A619 Baslow Road, at Wadshelf, Chesterfield.

Former Chesterfield FC player Jordan Flores is fined after serious car crash

Former Chesterfield FC player Jordan Flores has been ordered to pay £902 after he admitted driving without due care and attention after a serious car crash.

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Pictured is Leon Pirdue.

Murder trial into the death of Leon Pirdue has had to be rescheduled

A murder trial involving the fatal stabbing of Chesterfield man Leon Pirdue has had to be rescheduled after reports that the prosecuting barrister became ill.

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Money

Injured former soldier illegally claimed nearly £6,000 in benefits

Magistrates have taken sympathy on an injured former soldier who illegally claimed nearly £6,000 in benefits.

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court news.

Dangerous dog which attacked a man in the street faces death sentence

A dog which was dangerously out-of-control when it attacked a man in the street may have to be put down.

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Pictured is Jonathan David Topliss, 30, of Park Grange Road, Sheffield, who was jailed for 14 weeks after he admitted motoing offences including driving while disqualified in Derbyshire.

A repeat offender caught behind the wheel with a driving ban has been jailed

A banned motorist who was caught behind the wheel of a car on the M1 motorway in Derbyshire after taking his partner’s car has been jailed.

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Latest from the courts

Police catch drug-user with crack-cocaine and heroin

A long-term drug-user was caught with crack-cocaine and heroin after he was stopped by police.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

A jilted man punctured a former work colleague’s car tyres with nails

A jilted pest who felt he had been rejected by a former colleague repeatedly left nails around her car which led to punctures.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Former homeless man with drug issues was caught begging at town centre car park

A former homeless man who was caught with the zombie-drug Black Mamba and was later spotted begging in a town centre council car park has been brought to justice.

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Police.

Man whose home came under attack from a shooting is caught drink-driving by police

A man whose home came under attack from a shooting was caught the following morning drink-driving while he had been trying to investigate the firearms offence.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results

The latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the April 4 edition of the Derbyshire Times are listed below.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Distressed motorist crashed his mum’s car while driving without a licence and insurance

A distressed out-of-control motorist took his mother’s Vauxhall Astra without permission before crashing the car.

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