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Committal for Contempt of Court at Open Court at Birmingham: Werie

Case Number: F01BM462

 

In Birmingham Civil Justice Centre

19 December 2019

 

Before:

Judge Shorthose

sitting as a Judge of the County Court at Birmingham

Between:

Chief Constable of the West Midlands Police

-v-

Yobel Werie

 

 

Pursuant to paragraph 13 of Practice Direction: Committal for Contempt of Court – Open Court


Case Number F01BM462

Chief Constable of the West Midlands Police v Yobel Werie

In relation to the above numbered case on 19th December 2019 District Judge Shorthose sitting at the Birmingham Civil Justice Centre as a Judge of the County Court at Birmingham, sentenced the Defendant in that case, Yobel Werie to a custodial sentence of 35 days for contempt of court on breach of an Injunction Order dated 22nd August 2019 by entering the exclusion zone on 25th October 2019 (14 days) and 2nd December 2019 (21 days). The basis of the sentence imposed is that Yobel Werie

Was in breach of the Injunction, by

Entering the exclusion zone.

These breaches were contrary to the terms of the Injunction Order dated on 22 August 2019 to which Yobel Werie was subject.

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