The revised guidelines in the Magistrates’ Court Sentencing Guidelines come into effect on 24 April 2017. We are working on Read more

Today, the Sentencing Council is publishing two definitive guidelines, on sentencing children and young people and reduction in sentence for Read more

For offences committed on or after 1 March 2017 the fixed penalty for using a mobile phone while driving has Read more

The Sentencing Council has published revised guidelines for offences in the Magistrates’ Court Sentencing Guidelines. The guidelines apply to all Read more

Today the Sentencing Council is launching guidance for sentencing cases of ‘drug driving’. The guidance is to assist those sentencing Read more