We deserve so much better.
This proposal seeks to increase the sentence for low-value criminal damage where the target is a statue.
A serious government could do so much to improve it. But these people are not serious.
CPS statistics for 2018/19 suggest conviction rates across the country between 75% and 95%.
I’d welcome Mr Gullis’ evidence.
But I fear he is confusing “difficult to prosecute” with “I want longer sentences”.
- dangerous driving
- assault occasioning actual bodily harm
- inflicting GBH
- controlling & coercive behaviour
- violent disorder