The Council has published its assessment of the impact that its allocation guideline has had since its introduction in March Read More
Publication — Guideline assessment —
Assessment of the impact of the Allocation Guideline.
A definitive sentencing guideline for bladed article and offensive weapons offences was published on 1 March 2018 and the MCSG Read More
Publication — Definitive guideline —
To be used from 1 June 2018. Definitive sentencing guideline for use in courts in England and Wales on bladed articles and offensive weapons offences.
Triable either way Maximum: 4 years’ custody Offence range: Fine – 2 years 6 months’ custody This offence is subject Read More
Triable either way Maximum: 4 years’ custody Offence range: 6 months’ custody – 3 years’ custody This offence is subject Read More
This guideline should be read alongside the Overarching Principles – Sentencing Children and Young People definitive guideline which provides comprehensive Read More
Publication — Consultations —
A summary of the responses received to the consultation paper on bladed articles and offensive weapons offences.
Publication — Resource assessment —
Resource assessments for the definitive bladed articles and offensive weapons guideline.
The Sentencing Council has published a definitive guideline on bladed articles and offensive weapons offences. The new guideline, which has Read More