Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 361 (Jan)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Crim 66
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Pill LJ, Hallett and Davis JJ

Representation John Evans (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 16 January 2002


Sentencing - Burglary - Defendant assisting police - Whether sentence manifestly excessive - Whether appropriate account taken of assistance provided to police by defendant.

The Case

A sentence of 18 months' detention imposed upon a defendant who pleaded guilty to a number of offences of burglary and who was already serving a sentence of two years and nine months' detention for other burglary offences was upheld on appeal.

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