Latest from the Sentencing Council
Sentencing Council Annual Report 2020/21
Official statistics pre-announcement: Investigating the Sentencing Council’s impact in three key areas
Reflecting sentencers’ voices in guideline research
Assessing harm in child sexual offences where there is no victim
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.