|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 63 (Aug)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division|
Davis LJ, Foskett and Sweeney JJ (judgment delivered extempore)
|Representation||Rupert Hallowes (instructed by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.|
|Mary Walford (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.|
|Judgment Dates:||8 August 2012|
Sentence - Community order - Sexual Offences Prevention Order (SOPO) - Defendant being guilty of harassment of young girl - SOPO being imposed on interim basis - Pre-sentence report recommending community order - Defendant assessed as low risk of re-offending - Sentencing judge imposing community order and SOPO in sentence - Whether sentencing judge erring in confirming SOPO.