From court registers dated February 15, 16, 18, 24, 28.

WEYMOUTH

MARTIN PETER HUNT, aged 50, of Portland Road, Weymouth. Admitted being in possession of a quantity of heroin, a controlled drug of class A.

Also admitted, at Weymouth, being in possession of a quantity of crack cocaine, a controlled drug of class A.

Also admitted at Weymouth possessed a knife which had a blade that opened automatically from the closed position to the fully opened position, or from a partially opened position to the fully opened position by manual pressure applied to a button, spring or other device in or attached to the knife. Community order made.

Also admitted at Weymouth possessed a knife which had a blade that opened automatically from the closed position to the fully opened position, or from a partially opened position to the fully opened position by manual pressure applied to a button, spring or other device in or attached to the knife. Fined £100. To pay victim surcharge of £95, costs of £85. Community order made - defendant must attend rehabilitation appointments. Drugs to be forfeited and destroyed by police. Flick knife to be forfeited and destroyed by police.

JONAH OSMENT, aged 20, of Old Parish Lane, Weymouth. Admitted driving a motor vehicle on Old Parish Lane, Weymouth, after consuming so much alcohol that the proportion of it in breath namely 87 microgrammes, exceeded the prescribed limit of 35 microgrammes. Fined £120. To pay victim surcharge of £34, costs of £85. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 22 months.

LEE DAVID FULLER, aged 32, of Shortlands Road, Weymouth. Admitted driving a motor vehicle on Dorchester Road, Weymouth, when the proportion of a controlled drug, namely benzoylecgonine, in blood, namely 800 micrograms per litre, exceeded the specified limit.

Also admitted driving a motor vehicle on Dorchester Road, Weymouth, when the proportion of a controlled drug, namely cocaine, in blood, namely 118 micrograms per litre, exceeded the specified limit. Fined £180. To pay a victim surcharge of £34, costs of £85. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 12 months.

PORTLAND

MATTHEW HUGHES, aged 44, of Queensway, Ringwood. Admitted assaulting a woman by beating her at Maritime House, Southwell Business Park, Portland. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. To pay victim surcharge of £22, costs of £85. Also admitted, without lawful excuse, damaged laptop, bike, passport and other miscellaneous items of unknown value belonging to victim, intending to destroy or damage such property or being reckless as to whether such property would be destroyed or damaged. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. No compensation ordered.

DORCHESTER

IAN CHARLES GIBSON, aged 51, of Inglescombe Street, Poundbury, Dorchester. Admitted, at Dorchester, to being in possession of a quantity of amphetamine, a controlled drug of class B. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. To pay a victim surcharge of £22. Amphetamine to be forfeited and destroyed by police.

ADRIAN CROFT, also known as ADRIAN GEORGE CROFT, aged 56, of Holloway Road, Dorchester. Admitted driving a mechanically propelled vehicle on A35 Puddletown Bypass, Northbrook, at a speed exceeding 60 miles per hour, namely 90 miles per hour. Fined £192. To pay victim surcharge of £34, costs of £85. Driving record endorsed with 6 penalty points.

LEE HAWKES, aged 41, of Ash Tree Close, Puddletown. Admitted driving a motor vehicle on Puddletown Bypass, Puddletown, after consuming so much alcohol that the proportion of it in breath, namely 51 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeded the prescribed limit of 35 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. Fined £650. To pay victim surcharge of £65, costs of £85. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 14 months.

WEST DORSET

JANET ROE, aged 53, of Neils View, Maiden Newton. Admitted assaulting a victim by beating her. Community order made, to abstain from consuming any alcohol throughout a period of 120 days. To pay victim surcharge of £95, costs of £40.

Also admitted conviction of an offence while a community order made by Dorset Magistrates Court for the offences of common assault and battery is in force. No adjudication - dealt with for original offence - community order made by Dorset Magistrates' Court on 16/09/2021 revoked.

RADOSLAW BIELAWSKI, aged 38, of Alexandra Road, Bridport. Found guilty of, when required to do so by police, failed to give information relating to the identification of the driver of a vehicle who was alleged to have been guilty of an offence. Fined £660. To pay victim surcharge of £66, costs of £85. Driving record endorsed with 6 penalty points.

DAVID ROBERT BULLOCK, aged 39, of St Swithins Place, Bridport. Found guilty of driving a motor vehicle on A35 Miles Cross, Bridport, at a speed exceeding 50 miles per hour, namely 64 miles per hour. Fined £220, to pay victim surcharge of £34, costs of £85. Driving record endorsed with 3 penalty points.

MICHAEL WILLIAM CATMULL, aged 64, of West Bay Road, Bridport. Found guilty of, having been required by police to give information relating to the identification of a driver who was alleged to have been guilty of an offence, failed to do so. Fined £660. To pay victim surcharge of £66, costs of £85. Driving record endorsed with 6 penalty points.

DANIEL JAMES WILLIAM CHILCOTT, aged 33, of Gore Cross Way, Bridport.

Admitted driving a motor vehicle on A35 Dorchester Road, near Walditch, at a speed exceeding 60 miles per hour, namely 76 miles per hour. Fined £200. To pay victim surcharge of £34, costs of £85. Driving record endorsed with 3 penalty points.

PURBECK

REBECCA WOOD, aged 29, of Ulwell Road, Swanage. Admitted driving a motor vehicle on A35 Puddletown Bypass, at a speed exceeding 70 miles per hour, travelling at 97 miles per hour. Fined £80. To pay victim surcharge of £34, costs of £90. Driving record endorsed with 4 penalty points.

NORTH DORSET

MICHAEL RICHARD BOLTON, aged 34, of Amors Drove, Sherborne. Found guilty of using a motor vehicle on Sheeplands Lane, Sherborne, when there was not in force in relation to that use a policy of third-party insurance. Fined £660. To pay a victim surcharge of £88, costs of £85. Driving record endorsed with 6 penalty points.

Also found guilty of using a motor vehicle on Sheeplands Lane, Sherborne on 26/5/2021 when a test certificate had not been issued within the appropriate period, having expired on 28/1/2021. Fined £220.

Also found guilty of using a small passenger vehicle on Sheeplands Lane, Sherborne constructed or adapted to carry no more than eight seated passengers in addition to the driver, when the grooves of the tread pattern of a tyre fitted to the front offside wheel of the vehicle were not of a depth of at least 1.6 millimetres throughout a continuous band comprising the central three-quarters of the breadth of tread and round the entire outer circumference of the tyre. No separate penalty.

DANIEL ELI GEORGE COOPER, aged 39, of Greenacre Way, Shaftesbury.

Admitted driving a motor vehicle on Grosvenor Road, Shaftesbury, otherwise than in accordance with a licence for a vehicle of that class. Fined £140. To pay victim surcharge of £34, costs of £90. Driving record endorsed with 6 penalty points.

CLAIRE DENISE DONOVAN, also known as CLAIRE NORMAN, aged 57, of North Street, Winterborne Stickland. Admitted driving a motor vehicle on A350 High Street to Gallop Cottages and Nursery, Spetisbury, at a speed exceeding 30 miles per hour, travelling at 38mph. Fined £66. To pay a victim surcharge of £34. Driving record endorsed with 3 penalty points.