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New legislation for serious offenders sees end to early release

The tougher sentencing laws for serious sexual and violent offenders came into effect today (1 April).

New legislation for serious offenders sees end to early release

Date - 1st April 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
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The Release of Prisoners Order 2019 and the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 Regulations Order 2019 will see an end to prisoners being automatically released halfway through a jail sentence. From today those convicted of rape, manslaughter...
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