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Court sentences drop to ten year low

A report from the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) published today showed the number of people sentenced by the courts has decreased to the lowest level in a decade, with only 6 per cent being sent directly to prison.

Court sentences drop to ten year low

Date - 20th February 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
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The number of criminals being sentenced by the courts has dropped to the lowest level in a decade, according to a report by the MoJ.  From October 2018 to September 2019 1,187,372 people were sentenced at all courts. Of all the offenders...
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