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Whenever an offender is convicted of an endorsable offence or of taking a vehicle without consent, the court has a Read More

Disqualification for a minimum of six months must be ordered if an offender incurs 12 penalty points or more within Read More

The period of disqualification may be reduced or avoided if there are special reasons (Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988, s.34(1)). Read More

Some offences carry obligatory disqualification for a minimum of 12 months (Road Traffic Offenders Act (“RTOA”) 1988, s.34). The minimum Read More

A court should not conclude that offending involved aggravation related to race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or transgender identity without Read More

Under section 146 of the Criminal Justice Act 2003, the court must treat as an aggravating factor the fact that: Read More

Sections 29 to 32 of the Crime and Disorder Act 1998 create specific racially or religiously aggravated offences, which have Read More

Refer to the breach of community order guideline for guidance on the approach to sentencing for breaches of community orders.