Licensing prosecutions

Prosecution court results

The information below is provided to inform and raise awareness of the actions of the Licensing Authority enforcement team.

Court Results from 24th November 2016

Total amount of costs awarded to Liverpool City Council - £855

Case Reference: 001519
Name: Warren Cresswell
Licensing Authority:  Liverpool
Offence: Failed to comply with notice to present PHV for inspection on 22.6.16
Plea: PIA
Results: £610 fine
Costs: £95

Case Reference: PD2852              
Name: Tarek Djebbi
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: PHV plying for hire and PHV driving without insurance
Plea: Guilty. Heard on 23rd December 2016 after an adjournment
Result: £660 fine and 6 points
Costs: £85

Case Reference: 001518
Name: Abdallah Bencha-Djelloul
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: Liverpool PHV plying for hire
Plea: Not guilty
Result: Trial 3rd February 2017
Costs: N/A

Case Reference: 001506
Name: Gerard Stephen Fay
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: HC driver failing to wear badge and HC driver failing to comply with reasonable requirement.
Plea: Not guilty
Result: Trial 6th February 2017
Costs: N/A

Case Reference: 001498               
Name: Daniel Hennigan
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: HC tyre with insufficient tread
Plea: Not guilty
Result: Trial 20th January 2017
Costs: N/A

Case Reference: 001507               
Name: Paul Lam
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: Failure to engage Taximeter
Plea: Not guilty
Result: 20th January 2016
Costs: N/A

Case Reference: 001491               
Name: Abdul Wahid Mwita
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: PHV tyres x 2 with insufficient tread
Plea: Not guilty
Result: Trial 27th January 2017
Costs: N/A

Case Reference: 001501               
Name: David O’Brien
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: HC tyre with insufficient tread
Plea: Guilty
Result: £130 fine
Costs: £95

Case Reference: 11685              
Name: Francis Porteous
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: PHV tyre with insufficient tread – front nearside. PHV Tyre cords exposed – front offside.
Plea: Guilty
Result: £40 fine, £30 victim surcharge, 3 points. £80 fine, 3 points.
Costs: N/A

Case Reference: 001486/9
Name: Sam Saba
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: PHV driver failing to comply with reasonable requirement on 1.5.16 in James Street. PHV Proprietor failed to comply with notice to produce certificate of insurance by 31.5.16.  PHV driver failing to comply with request for information served on 3.5.16 as to driver identity on 22.4.16.
Plea: Not guilty
Result:  Trial 6th February 2017.
Costs: N/A

Case Reference: 001511               
Name: Michael Stephenson
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: PHV plying for hire
Plea: Guilty
Result: Conditional discharge
Costs: N/A

Case Reference: 1667
Name: Bogdan Razman Stancuna
Licensing Authority: Liverpool
Offence: PHV plying for hire.  PHV with no insurance
Plea: Guilty
Result: £80 fine. £80 fine £30 victim surcharge, 6 points.
Costs: £95

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