Practice and Procedure

R v J (2012)

PUBLISHED June 29, 2012

[2012] EWCA Crim 1570

A judge had been justified in imposing an 18-month detention and training order on an offender who had pleaded guilty to possessing heroin and cocaine with intent to supply. She had taken a two-year starting point and had taken into account eight months spent by the offender on bail subject to an electronically monitored curfew.

CA (Crim Div) (Hooper LJ, Owen J, Judge Goss QC (Recorder of Newcastle))