Guidance for Sentencers
The guidance sets out specific heritage crime offences that apply to designated heritage assets, those specific heritage crime offences that apply to both designated and non-designated heritage assets and other criminal offences that can affect heritage assets as they do ordinary buildings and sites which do not have a heritage interest. Section 3 sets out the matters to be taken into consideration when sentencing for heritage crime.
- The historic environment and heritage assets
- What is heritage crime
- Sentencing practice
- Series: Guidance
- Publication Status: Completed
- Pages: 54
- Product Code: HEAG054a
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Historic England welcomes the Sentencing Council's new theft guidelines which include 'heritage assets' for the first time.
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