Domestic Violence Protection Notices

 27th Nov 2017  News

Domestic Violence Protection Notices and Orders   Domestic Violence Protection Notices (DVPNs) are commonly issued by police when attending incidents of alleged domestic violence.   Invariably, whatever the... Read more

Drink Driving

 23rd Nov 2017  News

One More-No More   As we put Halloween and Bonfire Night behind us, easing into those dark wintry nights, it isn't long before Christmas is in our sights and party season gets underway.   As night follows d... Read more

Youth Crime and Investigations

 25th Oct 2017  News

Criminal investigations Cautions and conditional cautions for those aged 17 should take place in the presence of an appropriate adult. The rules about simple cautions previously contained in government guidance have bec... Read more

Offender Rehabilitation Act

 25th Oct 2017  News

The Offender Rehabilitation Act This act came into force on 1 February 2015 for sentences imposed on or after that date. This is important for any defendant who receives a sentence of more than one day but less than two... Read more

Appealing-The Puzzle resolved

 12th Oct 2017  News

Convicted Before A Magistrates' Court - Can I Appeal? Many people convicted before magistrates feel aggrieved at the outcome, and wish to consider an appeal. A grievance may arise because they think that their case was... Read more

Sex Offenders - Putting the Past Behind You

 9th Oct 2017  News

Notification Requirements and the Sex Offender Register - How to Be Removed From The List What is the 'Sex Offender Register'? There isn't an actual register, and the phrase refers to notification requirements imposed... Read more