Practice and Procedure

R v SS (2012)

PUBLISHED July 13, 2012

[2012] EWCA Crim 1706

A sentence of detention for public protection, imposed following a guilty plea to offences of false imprisonment and wounding with intent, was quashed and an extended sentence substituted where there was available to the appeal court information as to the offender's conduct in detention which had not been available to the sentencing judge and which indicated a sustained intention to progress.

CA (Crim Div) (Rafferty LJ, Judge Bevan QC)