Overarching principles – Domestic abuse: Definitive guideline

Definitive sentencing guideline for use in courts in England and Wales on overarching principles of sentencing domestic abuse.

This pdf should be used for reference only. For in force, definitive guideline(s), go as appropriate to:

Sentencing guidelines for use in the magistrates’ courts

Sentencing guidelines for use in Crown Court

Overarching principles – Domestic abuse: Definitive guideline – Archived PDF