Friday, May 21, 2010

District Court Weekly DHR (5/24/10)

WEEKLY DEPARTMENT REPORT

(Period of May 14 -20, 2010)

Department: Helena-West Helena District Court

Date:    May 24, 2010

Prepared by:     Linda Danley

SPECIFIC WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

May 14 - 20, 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.

May 14, 2010 - Plea/Arraignment & Review Docket

    Total number of cases scheduled - 395

Wed., May 19, 2010 - (9:00 A.M.) - Civil and Small Claims Trials

    Total number of cases scheduled - 13 civil and 4 small claims

Thurs., May 20, 2010 – (9:00 A.M.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

    Total number of cases scheduled – 39

Thurs., May 20, 2010 – (1:30 P.M.) - Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

    Total number of cases scheduled – 60

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Breakdown of Traffic and Criminal Actions

Resolved During the Period of May14- 20, 2010

Jurisdiction: City of Helena-West Helena

Finding 

Criminal 

DWI 

Juvenile 

Traffic 

Total 

BF 

   

31 

31 

DM 

  

16 

 

16 

33 

NG 

   

NP 

 

27 

37 

UA 

   

TOTAL 

35 

75 

113 

Jurisdiction: Highway Police "Z" Tickets

Finding 

Traffic 

Total 

BF 

TOTAL 

Jurisdiction: Phillips County

Finding 

Criminal 

DWI 

Traffic 

Total 

BF 

 

22 

23 

DM 

  

10 

NP 

 

19 

21 

PRB

  

TOTAL 

13 

51 

65 

ALL JURISDICTIONS:

Finding 

Criminal 

DWI 

Juvenile 

Traffic 

Total 

B F 

  

57 

58 

DM 

14 

  

15 

18 

 

23 

43 

NG 

   

NP 

10 

 

46 

58 

PRB 

   

UA 

   

TOTAL 

48 

130 

182 


 

KEY

BF – Bond Forfeited

NG – Not Guilty

DM – Dismissed

NP – Nolle Prosequi

G – Guilty

UA – Under Advisement

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Jail Roster

(May14 - 20, 2010)

Name 

Case# 

Arrest

Date 

Release/

Sent. Date 

Disposition 

Boyd, King

CR-10-282

CR-10-1224

5/16/10

 

Set for plea on 5/21/10.

Pruitt, Sammie

CR-10-1388

04/23/10

 

Set for plea on 5/21/10.

Smith, Deandre

CR-09-3596

Served while in jail on other charges

Arranged bond and was released prior to 5/20/10.

Plea of not guilty on 5/14/10. Set for trial on 5/20/10. Case rescheduled to 6/10/10 on 5/20/10.

Stafford, Sereena K.

CR-10-1389

05/20/10

 

Set for plea on 5/21/10.

Stewart, Germany M.

CR-10-1247

CR-10-1248

CR-10-1249

CR-10-1302

CR-10-1406

5/05/10

 

Set for plea on 5/21/10.

Thomas, Calvin

CR-10-1060

CR-10-1061

CR-10-1062

CR-10-1095

5/05/10

5/20/10

Plea of not guilty on 5/07/10. Set for trial on 5/20/10. On 5/20/10, found guilty of all charges and sentenced to jail for 1 year. Authorized to serve jail in the Omega House.


 

FUTURE WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

• Fri., May 21, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) – Plea/Arraignment

• Thurs., May 27, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) – Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., May 27, 2010 (1:30 p.m.) – Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

• Fri., May 28, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) – Plea/Arraignment

• Mon., May 31, 2010 – Memorial Day (Office Closed)

• Wed., June 2, 2010 – Civil and Small Claims Hearings/Trials

• Thurs., June 3, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) – Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., June 3, 2010 (1:30 p.m.) – Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

• Fri., June 4, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) – Plea/Arraignment

• Thurs., June 10, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) – Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., June 10, 2010 (1:30 p.m.) – Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

• Fri., June 11, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) – Plea/Arraignment

• Wed., June 16, 2010 – Civil and Small Claims Hearings/Trials

• Thurs., June 17, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) – Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., June 17, 2010 (1:30 p.m.) – Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

• Fri., June 18, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) – No Court (Municipal League Conference)

• Thurs., June 24, 2010(9:00 a.m.) – Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., June 24, 2010 (1:30 p.m.) – Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

• Fri., June 25, 2010 (9:00 a.m.) – Plea/Arraignment

FOLLOW-UP ACTIVITIES:

• Enter dispositions into court database of cases brought before the court on May 20, 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 Records 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:

• Replace computer monitor.

• Complete installation and set up of court server.

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

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