Friday, January 8, 2010

District Court Weekly DHR (1/11/10)

WEEKLY DEPARTMENT REPORT

(Period of January 4 - 7, 2010)

Department: Helena-West Helena District Court

Date:    January 11, 2010

Prepared by:     Linda Danley

SPECIFIC WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

January 4 - 7, 2010 - Processed civil and small claims actions as received; input traffic violations and criminal actions into court database in preparation for arraignment; prepared scheduled traffic violations and criminal actions for bench trial; processed warrants of arrest issued by the court; and reported dispositions to Arkansas Driver Control.

Wed., January 6, 2010 – Civil & Small Claims Hearings/Trial

    Total number of cases scheduled – 6 civil actions

Thurs., January 7, 2010 – (9:00 A.M.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

    Total number of cases scheduled – 53

Thurs., January 7, 2010 – (1:30 P.M.) - Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

    Total number of cases scheduled – 49

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Breakdown of Traffic and Criminal Actions

Resolved on November 5, 2009

Jurisdiction: City of Helena-West Helena

Finding 

Criminal 

Traffic 

Total 

10 

12 

NG 

 

NP 

14 

15 

TOTAL 

28 

31 


 

Jurisdiction: Phillips County

Finding 

Criminal 

Total 

NP 

TOTAL 


 

ALL JURISDICTIONS:

Finding 

Criminal 

Traffic 

Total

10 

12

NG 

 

4

NP 

17 

18

TOTAL 

31 

34


 

KEY:

G – Guilty 

NP – Nolle Prosequi 

NG – Not Guilty 

 

Jail Roster

(January 4 – 7, 2010)

Defendant 

Case # 

Arrest

Date 

Release/

Sent. Date 

Disposition 

Bridges, Curtis

CR-09-4566

CR-09-4567

TR-09-4608

TR-09-4609

TR-09-4617

CR-09-4568

CR-09-4569

11/28/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Carter, Stellar M.

CR-07-1575

CR-08-3294

CR-08-3471

CR-09-2416

CR-09-2557

CR-09-2558

CR-09-2559

CR-09-2560

12/23/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Cooper, Jesse L. III

CR-09-2215

CR-09-4249

1/04/10

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Davis, David Lee

TR-09-4091

CR-09-4274

TR-09-4335

TR-09-4336

TR-09-4337

TR-09-4338

CR-09-4492

12/21/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Denson, Willie

CR-09-3863

CR-09-4275

CR-09-4653

CR-09-4654

CR-09-4655

12/22/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Henry, Mack

CR-06-1854

CR-07-3469

CR-07-3747

CR-08-275

CR-08-276

CR-08-277

CR-08-278

12/07/09

1/07/10

Plea of guilty to CR-06-1854. Sentenced to 60 days in jail with credit for 60 days served. Remaining charges nolle prosequi.

Hill, Robert D.

CR-09-4137

CR-09-4289

CR-09-4501

12/24/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Johnson, Cornell

CR-09-4537

CR-09-4538

CR-09-4594

12/15/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Mason, Tasheba

CR-09-2720

CR-09-3538

12/23/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Matthews, Eddie L.

CR-08-769

CR-08-770

CR-08-1380

CR-08-1381

TR-09-925

CR-09-760

CR-09-1504

CR-09-1505

CR-09-1506

CR-09-1507

CR-09-1508

CR-09-1644

12/24/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Messenger, Ronald

TR-10-39

12/30/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Otis, Jeremy

CR-09-4166

TR-09-4217

CR-09-4514

12/23/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Roberts, Jason

CR-09-2050

CR-09-4551

12/24/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Vaughn, Demond

CR-09-4484

11/20/09

 

Plea of not guilty. Trial set for 01/14/10.

Walker, Antonio J.

TR-09-4690

TR-09-4691

12/27/09

 

Scheduled for plea on 1/08/10.

Walker, Raffiel 

CR-09-3809

CR-09-4246 

Served while in jail on felony charges. 

 

Plea of not guilty. Trial set for 1/21/10.  

Young, Willie

CR-09-4247

12/04/09

 

Plea of not guilty. Public defender appointed. Trial set for 1/14/10.


 

FUTURE WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

• Fri., January 8, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) - Plea/Arraignment

• Thurs., January 14, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., January 14, 2010 (1:30 p.m.) - Bench Trials on Criminal Actions     

• Fri., January 15, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) - Plea/Arraignment

• Mon., January 18, 2010 – DR. KING HOLIDAY. OFFICE CLOSED.

• Wed., January 20, 2010 – Civil & Small Claims Hearings/Trials

• Thurs., January 21, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., January 21, 2010 (1:30 p.m.) - Bench Trials on Criminal Actions     

• Fri., January 22, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) - Plea/Arraignment

• Thurs., January 28, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., January 28, 2010 (1:30 p.m.) - Bench Trials on Criminal Actions     

• Fri., January 29, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) - Plea/Arraignment

FOLLOW-UP ACTIVITIES:

•Enter dispositions into court database of cases brought before the court on January 8, 2010 (Plea/Arraignment) until completed.

• Process warrants of arrest as directed by the court.

• 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.

• Prepare abstract of the court's disposition of all cases for Arkansas Driver Control.

STAFF CONCERNS/ISSUES:

• Complete installation and set up of court server.

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