Our Result - Assault Police/Hinder Police/Failure to Provide Personal Details to Police - 1300019

Reference: 1300019

Charge

Assault Police/Hinder Police/Failure to Provide Personal Details to Police

Maximum Penalty

Assault Police - $10,000 or 2 years imprisonment. Hinder Police - $2,500 or 6 months imprisonment. Failure to Provide Personal Details to Police - $1,250 or 3 months imprisonment.

Penalty Received

No conviction. Good Behaviour Bond for 12 months and $500

Circumstances

Defendant was drinking with a friend at the Crown Hotel in Victor Harbour. Friend was ejected from the premises. Police were called to attend. Defendant was loud and abusive. Defendant pushed a police officer and then resisted arrest. Attempted to kick police while being ushered into police vehicle.

Suburb where the offence occurred: Victor Harbour