The Suspended Sentence Order in England and Wales

September 28, 2021
The Sentencing Academy has published a new report by Eleanor Curzon and Julian V. Roberts examining the use of the Suspended Sentence Order in England and Wales. Read the full

Sentencing Academy response to Sentencing Council consultation on the firearms importation offences guideline

September 3, 2021
The Sentencing Academy has submitted a response to the Sentencing Council’s consultation on the firearms importation offences guideline (Firearms importation consultation paper (sentencingcouncil.org.uk)). Our response is available

August 2021 Newsletter

August 31, 2021
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Sentencing Academy responses to Sentencing Council consultations on sexual offences guideline and burglary offences guideline

August 19, 2021
The Sentencing Academy has submitted responses to the Sentencing Council’s consultations on the sexual offences guideline (Sexual offences guideline consultation (sentencingcouncil.org.uk)) and the burglary offences guideline (Burglary

July 2021 Newsletter

July 30, 2021
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Key trends in the use of the principal sentences, 2009-2019

July 9, 2021
We have published the first publication in our new series of statistical bulletins. The bulletin examines the proportionate use of the principal sentences (fines, community orders, suspended sentence orders and

June 2021 Newsletter

June 30, 2021
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Ethnicity and Custodial Sentencing: A review of the trends, 2009-2019

June 24, 2021
The Sentencing Academy has published a new report by Julian V. Roberts and Jonathan Bild examining disparities in custodial sentencing for indictable offences between 2009 and 2019. Read the full report here:

May 2021 Newsletter

May 31, 2021
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April 2021 Newsletter

April 29, 2021
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