Committal for Contempt of Court in Open Court at the County Court sitting at Birmingham: Jones

|Contempt of Court


Birmingham City Council -v- Mr Jerome Jones

In relation to the above numbered case, on 26 May 2016 His Honor Judge Worster sitting in the County Court at Birmingham as a Circuit Judge of the County Court, sentenced the Defendant in that case, (Mr Jerome Jones), to (a Suspended) custodial sentence of (40 days) for Contempt of Court for breach of an (Interim Injunction Order). The basis of the imposition of that sentence was that (Mr Jerome Jones)


  1. On 11 March 2016 the Respondent was within the exclusion zone map 1 in breach of paragraph 2 of the Interim Injunction dated 15 February 2016 and varied on 24 February 2016
  2. On 26 April 2016 the Respondent associated with Naazir Francis in breach of paragraph 4 of the Interim Injunction dated 15 February 2016 varied on 24 February 2016.

The (2) breaches were contrary to the terms of the (INTERIM) Injunction Order dated 15/2/16 varied on 24/2/16 to which (Mr Jerome Jones) was subject.