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The Sentencing Council has today published a research report by Natcen Social Research.  This examines the sentencing data available in Read More

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

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The Sentencing Council has published the results of its analysis into the impact of its guidelines on environmental offences, introduced Read More

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The Sentencing Council has published its sixth annual report outlining activities from April 2015 to March 2016. The report details Read More

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Today we began a programme of data collection for robbery offences in the Crown Court, as part of the Sentencing Read More

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Today, the Sentencing Council is publishing updated guidance for courts about the process that should be followed when deciding whether Read More

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Today, the Sentencing Council is publishing updated definitive guidance for courts about the process that should be followed when deciding Read More

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The Sentencing Council has published an update to its published business plan. The update summarises changes, in particular to the Read More

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The Sentencing Council has launched a consultation on its proposed sentencing guideline on bladed articles and offensive weapons offences. Find Read More

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The Sentencing Council has announced its proposals for new guidelines covering a number of offences involving knives and other weapons. Read More