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Sentencing guidelines to be made stricter
Dangerous driving to attract tougher sentences

New sentencing guidelines published today recommend jail sentences of at least seven years for dangerous drivers who cause death on the roads. Courts in England and Wales receive guidance from the Sentencing Guidelines Council (SGC) today recommending “lengthy custodial sentences” for cases involving drugs, drink or “prolonged, persistent and deliberate bad driving”. Speculation that a… Read more »

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Ministers unveil government's youth crime action plan
Govt lift lid on youth crime action plan

Ministers have today unveiled the government’s youth crime action plan, a day after Gordon Brown pledged a crackdown on knife crime. In the days since the prime minister expressed his sorrow at a spate of fatal stabbings in the UK and pledged to respond, the government has been accused of rushing through its anti-knife crime… Read more »