Tag: Referral Orders
A case on Referral Orders in the Crown Court
Regina v Reyon Menelek Dillon  EWCA Crim 2642 The Court of Appeal judgment supports remittal to the youth court for sentence when adult co-defendants cause delay and, additionally, when the compulsory referral order conditions are met. Details The appellant was 16 years old when he allowed his bank account to be used to hold […]
Referral Orders most effective sentence in reducing re-offending
An HM Inspectorate of Probation report says Referral Orders are consistently more effective than other sentences in achieving their aims of reducing offending, however improvements could be made to make them more effective.