A sentence is a penalty a court imposes on a person once they plead, or are found, guilty of a criminal offence. The types of penalties a court can impose when sentencing an offender are set out in the Penalties and Sentences Act 1992 (Qld). The purposes under Queensland law for.
THE COMPREHENSIVE CLASSIFICATION OF ADULT OFFENDERS. ALBERT MORRIS. The author has been a member of the Faculty of Boston University.
This paper outlines the factors (biological, psychological and social) that make juvenile offenders different from adult offenders and that.
How Courts Sentence Adult Offenders summarises what a court must consider when deciding which sentence to give an adult offender.