Updates

The Council has made small revisions to six of the terrorism offences sentencing guidelines to take account of changes brought Read more

Between 23 April and 30 September 2019, the Sentencing Council is asking magistrates and district judges to fill out an Read more

The Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Act 2018 came into force on 13 November 2018. The Act creates a statutory Read more

The ‘out of court disposals’ pages in the explanatory materials have been updated with information about fixed penalties for certain Read more

A definitive sentencing guideline for sentencing child cruelty was published on 6 September 2018. This guideline is now listed in Read more