Former Southport Football Team Chairman tagged after theft June 10th, 2016 COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTOR Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Guilty – Howard Lawrence Former Southport Trinity Chairman pleads guilty to theft Howard Lawrence appeared at Sefton Magistrate’s Court last month. At this hearing Mr Lawrence pleaded guilty to theft from his Southport employer. Mr Lawrence was sentenced to a Community Order. This means that he will be/have to Do 250 hours of compulsory unpaid work for the community. If he is in employment, he will have to undertake the community work in his own time Subject to a curfew between 730pm – 630am – for 12 weeks and will have to wear an electronic tag during this order Supervised by the Probation Service for a rehabilitation period of 12 months Failure to comply with any part of a Community Order will result in the case being referred back to court. Courts view failure to comply with Community Orders as a serious matter. They have a range of ways in which they can deal with the failure. These include re-sentencing the offender for the original offence(s) or a fine. Compensation of £3645.00 has been awarded. The defendant must pay £80 court surcharge and £85 in court costs. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to email@example.com – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!