The following cases have been dealt with at South Tyneside Magistrates Court:
Scott Foster, 28, of Alverthorpe Street, South Shields, was given a six-month conditional discharge for an offence of criminal damage in South Shields on Sunday, June 14.
He must also pay a criminal courts charge of £150, prosecution costs of £85 and a victim surcharge of £15.
Robert Graham, 30, of Elberfeld Court, Jarrow, was given a 12-month community order and must complete 150 hours of unpaid work for an offence of assault in Jarrow on Wednesday, June 3.
He must also pay a £180 criminal courts charge, prosecution costs of £85 and a £60 victim surcharge.
Garry Miller, 21, of Aln Street, Hebburn, was fined £37 and given a 12-month restraining order for using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour, likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress in South Tyneside on Monday, August 24. He must also pay a £150 criminal courts charge, prosecution costs of £85 and a victim surcharge of £20.
Linda Dulson, 42, of Jacques Street, Sunderland, was fined £180 and ordered to pay compensation of £2,150 for an offence of fraud by way of making a false representation between June 6 and June 10 of last year in South Shields. She was also ordered to pay prosecution costs of £600 and a victim surcharge of £20.
Anthony Tumilty, 43, of St Marks Way, South Shields, was given a 12-month conditional discharge after stealing four sets of socks worth £16 from Sports Direct, in King Street, South Shields, on Thursday, September 3.
He must also pay a criminal courts charge of £180, prosecution costs of £85 and a £15 victim surcharge.
Scott Purvis, 27, of Gainsborough Avenue, South Shields, was ordered to complete an additional seven hours of unpaid work on an existing 80-hour order after failing to comply with the requirements of a community order made on June 17 by failing to report for unpaid work on August 8.