New Zealand Police v Afakasi [2017] NZDC 10749

Published 13 September 2017

Sentencing — aggravated driving whilst disqualified — common assault — assault — breach of community work — breach of bail — receiving a motor vehicle — driving while forbidden — providing false information — unlawful taking — resisting a police constable — possession of a methamphetamine pipe. The defendant was sentenced on a number of charges relating to driving offences and breach of bail. The court noted the number of charges that the defendant faced for breaching his bail, and the defendant's convictions for similar offending. The defendant was sentenced to two years and six months' imprisonment. Judgment Date: 22 May 2017.