The following cases were heard in Edgartown district court.

March 13

Jerome C. Williams 3rd, 25, of Homewood, Ill., pleaded guilty to a Feb. 25 charge in Oak Bluffs of assault and battery, amended from aggravated assault and battery. Placed on probation for 18 months and ordered to pay $500 in restitution within six months, to pay a $50 victim/witness assessment fee and to pay a $65 monthly probation services fee the first year and $50 monthly the last six months, though fee may be waived if the defendant is paying restitution. Also ordered not to contact the victim. According to a police report, he was charged with punching a man in the face at a bar, and the victim allegedly broke his jaw and lost a tooth.

March 15

Mathew D. McAdams, 18, of Marshfield, admitted to sufficient facts on July 20 charges in Vineyard Haven of breaking and entering a building for a felony, larceny less than $250 (amended from more than $250), and malicious destruction of property less than $250, continued without a finding for one year. Ordered to pay $125 in restitution, a $50 monthly probation services fee and a $90 victim/witness assessment fee and to complete 100 hours of community service. A charge of possessing a burglarious instrument was dismissed upon request of the commonwealth. The charges stemmed from breaking into a residence and stealing safes containing more than $19,000 in cash.

March 28

Adaaro J. Blackhawk Jr., 18, of West Tisbury, had Nov. 11, 2011 charges in West Tisbury of assault with a dangerous weapon, threat to commit a crime and malicious destruction of property more than $250 dismissed, with juvenile court jurisdiction, if any.

Adaaro J. Blackhawk Jr., 18, of West Tisbury, admitted to sufficient facts on Sept. 28 charges in West Tisbury of malicious destruction of property more than $250 and three counts of breaking and entering a building in the nighttime for a felony, continued without a finding for two years. Ordered to pay $1,947.75 in restitution and a $50 victim/witness assessment. Pleaded guilty to larceny less than $250, placed on probation for two years. The charges come from allegedly breaking into a Music street home that he believed to be seasonally occupied for partying purposes; a police report said alcohol bottles, drug paraphernalia and trash were found in the house. An estimated 70 people allegedly attended the party there, and all the alcohol in the house was allegedly consumed.

Anthony A. Foster, 42, of Edgartown, pleaded guilty to Dec. 10 charges in Oak Bluffs of possession to distribute class B drug (cocaine) and possession to distribute a class C drug (Xanax), ordered to two and a half years in a house of correction with 30 days to serve and credit given for 24 days, balance suspended two years and placed on probation for two years. Ordered to pay a $90 victim/witness assessment fee and a $65 monthly probation services fee for 23 months, to remain drug-free with screens and to submit a DNA sample. Charges of possession to distribute a class B drug (Percocet) and conspiracy to violate drug law were dismissed upon request of the commonwealth.

Anthony A. Foster, 42, of Edgartown, pleaded guilty to March 5 charges in Edgartown of assault and battery and intimidating a witness, ordered to two and a half years in a house of correction with 30 days to serve and credit given for 24 days, balance suspended two years and placed on probation for two years. Ordered to pay a $50 victim/witness assessment fee and not to contact the victim.

Anthony A. Foster, 42, of Edgartown, placed on pretrial probation for six months on a March 5 charge in Edgartown of motor vehicle larceny.

Donald L. Gentry, 50, of Oak Bluffs, pleaded guilty to a June 23 charge in Oak Bluffs of assault and battery, placed on probation for 18 months. Ordered to pay a $50 victim/witness assessment fee and a $50 monthly probation services fee, and to remain alcohol-free with screens.

Donald L. Gentry, 50, of Edgartown, pleaded guilty to a Nov. 28 charge in Vineyard Haven of malicious destruction of property less than $250 (amended from malicious destruction of property more than $250), placed on probation for one year. Ordered to pay a $50 victim/witness assessment fee.

Tobias Silva, 31, of West Tisbury, admitted to sufficient facts on June 24 charges in Oak Bluffs of assault and battery (amended from assault and battery with a dangerous weapon) and trespassing (amended from breaking and entering a building in the nighttime for a felony), continued without a finding for one year. Ordered to pay a $50 victim/witness assessment fee and a $50 monthly probation services fee and not to contact the alleged victim.

March 29

Christy L. Dobson, 32, of Vineyard Haven, arraigned on March 28 charges in Edgartown of possession to distribute a class A drug, possession to distribute a class B drug and conspiracy to violate drug law. According to a police report filed in court, members of the Martha’s Vineyard Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at a house on 14th street and found cocaine and heroin during a search. A pretrial hearing was scheduled for April 26.

Benjamin E. Haas, 35, of Oak Bluffs, pleaded guilty to August 24 charges in Oak Bluffs of breaking and entering for a misdemeanor (amended from breaking and entering a building in the daytime for a felony) and larceny less than $250, placed on probation for two years. Ordered to pay $16 in restitution. The charge stems from entering a stranger’s house and taking a bottle of wine. A charge of larceny from a building was dismissed upon request of the commonwealth.

Benjamin E. Haas, 35, of Oak Bluffs, admitted to sufficient facts in separate cases of eight counts of forgery of a check and eight counts of larceny by check more than $250 between August 2 and August 20 in Vineyard Haven, continued without a finding for two years. Ordered to pay $3,954 in restitution, to remain in a sober house and attend five Alcoholics Anonymous meetings weekly, and to remain alcohol-free with testing. A $65 monthly probation services fee will be waived if restitution is being paid. According to a police report, charges stem from allegedly stealing 12 checks from Martha’s Vineyard Moving and Storage, and forging and cashing eight checks.

Benjamin S. Webster, 21, of Vineyard Haven, arraigned on March 25 charges in Oak Bluffs of possessing child pornography. According to a police report filed in court, the defendant’s girlfriend came to the police because she allegedly found pornographic pictures on his laptop computer. Pretrial hearing scheduled for May 2.