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Publication  —  Archived content  — 

A document intended to familiarise sentencers with the assault guideline and its step-by step approach. This information was published in 2011 and may no longer be current.

Publication  —  Information  — 

An illustrative scenario taking the sentencer through the sentencing process in relation to a fictional Actual Bodily Harm offence. This case study is for illustration only; each individual case must be sentenced according to the factors of that case.

News  — 

Following a three months period of training and implementation the definitive guideline on assault came into effect on 13 June Read More

News  — 

The consultation on the Sentencing Council’s draft guideline on drug offences will close on 20 June and with this date Read More

Publication  —  Research report  — 

Research into public attitudes to guilty plea sentence reductions was conducted on behalf of the Sentencing Council for England and Wales by Ipsos MORI.

Publication  —  Minutes  — 

Minutes of the Sentencing Council meeting held on 13 May 2011.

Press releases  — 

Today, the Sentencing Council is launching a three-month public consultation on its proposals to introduce a new guideline for judges Read More

Publication  —  Statistical bulletin  — 

A bulletin explaining current sentencing practice for burglary offences describing the context in which the consultation proposals were made.

Publication  —  Equality impact assessment  — 

An equality impact assessment for the draft guideline on burglary offences.

Publication  —  Consultations  — 

A consultation paper for a legal professional audience on the sentencing of burglary offences . Closed on 4 August 2011.