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Tougher sentences for terror-related crimes proposed

Length of jail terms is likely to rise under proposals from law body.

Atrocities such as the Westminster attack show there is now less sophistication in terror techniques, the Sentencing Council believes. Photo: PA

Atrocities such as the Westminster attack show there is now less sophistication in terror techniques, the Sentencing Council believes. Photo: PA

Date - 12th October 2017
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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Jail terms for less serious terror-related offences are likely to be increased, following proposals from the Sentencing Council. The body says that Westminster and other recent attacks show that lower level crimes, such as a terrorist...
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