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Multiple Driving Charges

The Charges:

 

Court Attended:  Coolangatta Magistrates Court

 

Attendance Date: December 2017

 

Overview of Case:

Client was found to be driving a stolen motor vehicle and subsequently engaged in a high-speed pursuit which travelled over the QLD/NSW border.  Client had already served 6 months imprisonment in NSW for the offence however was facing further jail time for the offences which occurred in QLD.

Client had a very bad driving history which compounded matters as well as an extensive criminal history.

Outcome:

Client was given a wholly suspended sentence, 120 hours community service and a $250 fine.  Client did not have to spend any time in prison and was looking forward to the diversionary programs offered through the department of Probation and Parol.