drunk and disorderly


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drunk and disorderly

A criminal charge issued to someone who is intoxicated and behaving erratically. Let's go home because if you keep yelling in public like this, they're going to slap you with drunk and disorderly.
See also: and, drunk

drunk and disorderly

a criminal charge for public drunkenness accompanied by bad or offensive behavior. The judge fined Richard for being drunk and disorderly. In addition to being convicted for driving while intoxicated, Richard was found guilty of being drunk and disorderly.
See also: and, drunk
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Piotr Pieozewcki pleaded guilty to being drunk and disorderly
Overall, Newcastle's total drunk and disorderly arrests figure has dropped from 1,579 in 2015/16 to 1,306 in 2017/18, and police say it is "one of the safest cities in the country to enjoy a night out".
Mr Moore, who required 15 stitches, later admitted assault and being drunk and disorderly. After he was cleared by the jury, Pc McVeigh puffed out his cheeks and hugged his wife in the public gallery.
| Joshua Gareth Wheatley, 18, from Dafydd Place in Barry, admitted drunk and disorderly behaviour at Chapel Wood in Llanederyn.
Mr Browse feared he could lose his door licence and job when he was prosecuted for drunk and disorderly behaviour, but was found not guilty after a trial on August 16, 2010.
Ex-soldier over limit A DRUNK and disorderly ex-serviceman with post traumatic stress syndrome had nearly four times the amount of alcohol in his breath that would have been permitted had he been a motorist.
ANEWCASTLE United fan has admitted being drunk and disorderly after squaring up to a police officer following an away game.
"The officer reported his actions as being aggressive in manner and he was arrested for being drunk and disorderly," Miss Common added.
The 35-year-old appeared at Kirklees Magistrates' Court and pleaded guilty to being drunk and disorderly in public.
The following cases were heard at Cardiff Magistrates' Court: | | Mark Bunyan, 37, of Barry Angling Centre, Barry, pleaded guilty to being drunk and disorderly in Sully on May 13 and assaulting two police officers.
A MERSEYSIDE councillor with responsibility for licensing bars was arrested on suspicion of being drunk and disorderly following her party's local election success.
During the daytime at the Mathew Street Festival, 26 people were arrested for offences including one for assault, nine for being drunk and disorderly, two for possession of a controlled drug, 12 for public disorder, one for committing anti-social behaviour and one for breaching the conditions of an anti-social behaviour order.
A RYANAIR passenger was so drunk and disorderly the pilot was forced to abort his landing, a court heard.
Stephen Winstone, aged 42, of Chace Hostel, Chace Guildhouse, Coventry, drunk and disorderly behaviour in a public place, criminal antisocial behaviour order for two years, fined pounds 100.