Chapter 14 Web links

Some comments about the Law Commission’s work on codifying sentencing procedure can be found here:


The Sentencing Council publishes guidelines for judges on both particular types of sentence and general sentencing principles. The Sentencing Council’s website is here:


The sentencing council’s guideline on burglary offences can be found here:


This is a link to the Sentencing Council’s guideline on offence seriousness:


The Sentencing Council’s guideline on the appropriate discount in sentence where an offender pleads guilty can be found here:


Division VII M of the Criminal Practice Directions 2015 sets out the minimum terms to be served by an offender convicted of murder: