Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 75 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Kay LJ, Wright and Henriques JJ

Representation David Herbert (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 4 October 2002


Sentencing - Burglary - Custodial sentence - Aggravating and mitigating features - Whether sentence appropriate.

The Case

It was appropriate for the court to exercise its mercy and interfere with the defendant's sentence of 30 months' imprisonment for an offence of burglary in the circumstances.

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