In reports about crimes where money or property are taken, “theft”, “burglary” and “robbery” are terms often used interchangeably. There Read More
The Council has published an assessment of its Fraud, Bribery and Money Laundering Definitive Guideline, which came into force in Read More
Publication — Guideline assessment —
Assessment of the impact of the Fraud, Bribery and Money Laundering Definitive Guideline.
Since publication of the Drug Offences guideline in 2012, there has been an increase in the number of cases before Read More
The Sentencing Council has launched a consultation on a General sentencing guideline for use when sentencing offences for which there is Read More
Press releases —
The Sentencing Council has published a consultation on a proposed new General sentencing guideline for use when sentencing offences for Read More
Start Finish 19 June 2018 11 September 2018 Respond to the consultation: The Sentencing Council is issuing a new consultation Read More
Publication — Resource assessment —
A resource assessment for the consultation stage of the draft General Sentencing Guideline for use where there is no offence-specific guideline.
Publication — Definitive guideline —
To be used from 1 October 2018. Definitive sentencing guideline for use in courts in England and Wales on breach offences.
Publication — Consultations —
A summary of the responses received to the consultation paper on breach offences.