Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 489 (Oct)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Crim 2482
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Judge LJ and Mackay J

Representation K Aubrey-Johnson (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 18 October 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Custodial sentence - Duration - Breach of community rehabilitation order.

The Case

The imposition of an 18-month detention and training order on a young offender who was in breach of a community rehabilitation order was excessive given that, prior to the breach, the offender had satisfactorily completed about two thirds of the latter order.

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