||All England Reporter
|| All ER (D) 239 (Jan)
||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Rose LJ, Jackson and Owen JJ
||Jonathan Hall (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
||David Thomas (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) as amicus curiae.
||28 January 2002
Indictment - Offence triable summarily or on indictment - Criminal damage - Particulars - Value of damage - Whether necessary to specify value of damage on indictment.
Criminal damage is an offence triable either way and is punishable following conviction on indictment with ten years' imprisonment irrespective of the value of the damage caused. It is not necessary to allege the value of the damage in the indictment or to prove the value of the damage.
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