Friday, June 19, 2009

District Court Weekly DHR (6/22/09)

WEEKLY DEPARTMENT REPORT

(Period of June 12 - 18, 2009)


 

Department: Helena-West Helena District Court

Date:    June 22, 2009

Prepared by:    Linda Danley


 

SPECIFIC WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

June 12 – 18, 2009 - Processed civil and small claims actions as received; input traffic violations and criminal actions into court database in preparation for arraignment; and prepared scheduled traffic violations and criminal actions for bench trial.

Fri., June 12, 2009 (9:00 A.M.) - Plea/Arraignment & Review Docket

    Total number of cases scheduled – 215

Tues., June 17, 2009 – Abbreviated work schedule due to electrical problems.

Wed., June 18, 2009 - Civil & Small Claims Hearings/Trials

    Total number of cases scheduled - 7 civil and 1 small claims

Thurs., June 18, 2009 (9:00 A.M.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

    Total number of cases scheduled - 15

Thurs., June 18, 2009 (1:30 P.M.) – Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

    Total number of cases scheduled - 11


 

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Breakdown of Traffic and Criminal Actions

Resolved during the period of June 12 - 18, 2009


 

Jurisdiction: City of Helena-West Helena

Finding 

Criminal 

Juvenile 

Traffic 

Total 

BF 

4 

 

18 

22 

DA 

 

1 

 

1 

DM 

19 

 

31 

50 

G 

3 

 

13 

16 

NG 

5 

  

5 

PRB 

  

5 

5 

WR 

4 

  

3 

TOTAL 

34 

1 

67 

102 


 

Jurisdiction: Phillips County

Finding 

Criminal 

Juvenile 

Traffic 

Total 

BF 

 

1 

13 

14 

DM 

4 

1 

3 

8 

G 

3 

  

3 

PRB 

  

2 

2 

TOTAL 

7 

2 

18 

27 


 

ALL JURISDICTIONS

Finding 

Criminal 

Juvenile 

Traffic 

Total 

BF 

4 

1 

31 

36 

DA 

 

1 

 

1 

DM 

23 

1 

34 

58 

G 

6 

 

13 

19 

NG 

5 

  

5 

PRB 

  

7 

7 

WR 

3 

  

3 

TOTAL 

41 

3 

85 

129 


 

KEY:

BF – Bond Forfeit            NG – Not Guilty

DA – Deferred Adjudication        PRB – Probation

DM – Dismissed             WR – Warrant Recalled

G – Guilty

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Jail Roster

(June 12 - 18, 2009)


 

Defendant 

Case # 

Arrest

Date 

Release/

Sent. Date 

Disposition 

Gamble, Marlon

CR-09-2258

CR-09-2259

06/05/09

06/12/09

Plea of guilty to CR-09-2258. Sentenced to 8 days in jail with credit for 8 days served.

Plea of not guilty to CR-09-2259. Trial set for 07/02/09. Released O.R.

Pritchett, Harold

TR-08-3093

CR-08-4198

06/10/09

06/12/09

Plea of guilty to both charges. Sentenced to 2 days in jail with credit for 2 days served and ordered to pay fines+cost totaling $335.00.

Purvis, James Henry

CR-09-1632

CR-09-1633

CR-09-1634

CR-09-1635

CR-09-1636

CR-09-1637

CR-09-1638

CR-09-1639

CR-09-1640

CR-09-1641

CR-09-1642

CR-09-1643

Served in jail on other charges.

06/12/09

Plea of not guilty to all charges. Trial set for 07/30/09. Released on bond.

Williams, Aaron

CR-09-2336

CR-09-2337

CR-09-2338

06/06/09

06/18/09

Plea of not guilty to all charges. Trial set for 06/25/09. Released O.R.


 

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FUTURE WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

• Fri., June 19, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) - Plea/Arraignment

• Sat., June 20, 2009 – Employee Appreciation Day

• Thurs., June 25, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., June 25, 2009 (1:30 p.m.) - Bench Trials on Criminal Actions     

• Fri., June 26, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) - Plea/Arraignment

• Wed., July 1, 2009 – Civil & Small Claims Trials

• Thurs., July 2, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., June 2, 2009 (1:30 p.m.) – No Court. July 4th Holiday.

• Fri., July 3, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) - No Court. July 4th Holiday.


 

FOLLOW-UP ACTIVITIES:

•    Enter dispositions into court database of cases brought before the court on June 19, 2009 (Plea Day) until completed.

•    Process civil and small claims actions as they are received.

•    Input new citations and criminal actions as they are received from the Records Department into database in preparation for court.

•    Prepare pending actions for trial.


 

STAFF CONCERNS/ISSUES:

•    Training for dispatch personnel on use of Virtual Justice (court software).

•    Anti-virus protection for computers.


 

    

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