Breach of a suspended sentence order

Sentencing Guideline Form

You are being asked to complete this form as part of the Sentencing Council’s research into current sentencing practice for breaches of suspended sentence orders.

Before you start

Please complete the form after you have sentenced the offender or committed the offender to the Crown Court for sentence. Only one form is needed for each offender.

 Please do not complete the form if:

  • The court you are sitting at is not one of the sampled courts, see list of courts in our sample.
  • You are sentencing an under 18 year old. The information is being collected for adult offenders only.

The form should take 5-8 minutes to complete.

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