Latest from the Sentencing Council
Sentencing Code comes into force
Theft from a shop or stall: data release pre-announcement
Assessments of the impact and implementation of the Children and Young People and guilty plea guidelines published
Sentencing Council welcomes two new judicial members
The Sentencing Council for England and Wales promotes greater consistency in sentencing, whilst maintaining the independence of the judiciary. The Council produces guidelines on sentencing for the judiciary and criminal justice professionals and aims to increase public understanding of sentencing.