The following people have been dealt with at South Tyneside Magistrates’ Court:
Christopher Horn, 21, of Oak Avenue, South Shields, was fined £120 for using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour that were racially aggravated towards another person in South Shields on Friday, October 30.
He was also ordered to pay £85 prosecution costs and a victim surcharge of £20.
Daniel Davies, 29, of Madras Street, South Shields, was bound over to keep the peace in the sum of £80 after breaching the peace in South Shields on Monday, December 28.
Nicola Pitt, 28, of Stothard Street, Jarrow, was given a six-month conditional discharge after stealing a bottle of Russian Standard vodka worth £12.99 from B & M Bargains, in Jarrow, on Thursday, October 22.
She must also pay prosecution costs of £85 and a £15 victim surcharge.
Nikita Nesbitt, 23, of Garden Lane, Cleadon, was fined £165 for being drunk and disorderly in a public place and resisting arrest in Prince Georg Square, South Shields, on Thursday, December 10.
She must also pay prosecution costs of £85 and a £20 victim surcharge.
Robert Pederson, 35, of Baring Street, South Shields, was given a six-month conditional discharge after stealing two bottles of Southern Comfort valued at £30 from Morrisons, in Ocean Road, South Shields, on Tuesday, December 15.
He must also pay a victim surcharge of £15.
Lucy Brown, 41, of Windyhill Lane, Marske by the Sea, was given a 12-month community order and banned from driving for 41 months for driving with excess alcohol at Testo’s roundabout, South Tyneside, on Friday, December 4.
She was also ordered to pay a £150 criminal courts charge, prosecution costs of £85 and a £60 victim surcharge.