20 July 2018
Sentencing Council Annual Report 2017/18
The Sentencing Council has published its eighth annual report outlining activities from April 2017 to March 2018.
The report sets out what the Council has achieved during the year, which includes publishing three definitive guidelines: Overarching Principles: Domestic Abuse; Bladed Articles and Offensive Weapons; Terrorism Offences. The report also covers the four consultations we ran during the year, which included consultations on Child Cruelty, Manslaughter, Terrorism Offences and Arson and Criminal Damage.