MCSG Updates

Today, the Sentencing Council is publishing two definitive guidelines, on sentencing children and young people and reduction in sentence for Read More

For offences committed on or after 1 March 2017 the fixed penalty for using a mobile phone while driving has Read More

The Sentencing Council has published revised guidelines for offences in the Magistrates’ Court Sentencing Guidelines. The guidelines apply to all Read More

Today the Sentencing Council is launching guidance for sentencing cases of ‘drug driving’. The guidance is to assist those sentencing Read More

The Sentencing Council has published today (25 October 2016) updated guidance for courts about the process that should be followed Read More