Man banned from swearing at people in Norfolk

Karl Poundall was given a three-year CBO Picture: Norfolk Constabulary

Karl Poundall was given a three-year CBO Picture: Norfolk Constabulary - Credit: Norfolk Constabulary

A Great Yarmouth man has been banned from swearing at people for three-years following persistent drunk and disorderly offences.

A map of the area in Gorleston where Karl Poundall is banned from entering Picture: Norfolk Constabu

A map of the area in Gorleston where Karl Poundall is banned from entering Picture: Norfolk Constabulary - Credit: Norfolk Constabulary

Karl Poundall, from Caister Road, appeared at Great Yarmouth Magistrates Court on Friday, June 8, and pleaded guilty to a string of offences between February 2017 and March 2018.

The offences included assaulting a police officer, resisting arrest and public order offences.

The 48-year-old was given a three-year Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO) that prohibits him from entering an area in Elder Green, Gorleston.

The CBO also forbids Poundall from behaving in an anti-social manner that is likely to cause nuisance, annoyance, harassment, alarm or distress to anyone not of the same household.

A map of the area in Gorleston where Karl Poundall is banned from entering Picture: Norfolk Constabu

A map of the area in Gorleston where Karl Poundall is banned from entering Picture: Norfolk Constabulary - Credit: Norfolk Constabulary

This includes using foul, offensive, abusive or threatening language against anyone in any public place across the county.