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NCJ Number: 182430 Find in a Library
Title: Time Intervals for Criminal Proceedings in Magistrates' Courts: June 1999
Author(s): Simon Mahony
Corporate Author: Great Britain Lord Chancellor's Dept
Magistrates' Courts Division
United Kingdom
Date Published: 1999
Page Count: 26
Sponsoring Agency: Great Britain Lord Chancellor's Dept
London, SW1E 6QW, England
Sale Source: Great Britain Lord Chancellor's Dept
Magistrates' Courts Division
4th Floor, Selborne House
54-60 Victoria Street
London, SW1E 6QW,
United Kingdom
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: This document presents the results from the June 1999 Time Intervals Survey, which collected information on indictable cases completed in magistrates’ courts in one week of each February, June and October.
Abstract: The document consists of three sections: a description of the results from June 1999; tables of detailed results from the latest survey and previous surveys; and methodological notes and further information. The results are in six parts: all criminal cases; indictable cases; summary non-motoring cases; summary motoring cases; Youth Court and youth defendants; and persistent young offenders. The average time from offense to completion for all defendants was 139 days in June 1999, down from 140 days in June 1998. Offense to completion time was also reduced for indictable, summary non-motoring and summary motoring cases separately. The average time from offense to completion for defendants in all criminal cases in Youth Courts fell to 100 days in June 1999 from 114 days in June 1998 and 129 days in June 1997. Figures, tables, notes
Main Term(s): Courts
Index Term(s): England; Foreign courts; Foreign crime statistics; Foreign criminal justice records; Foreign criminal justice systems; Juvenile courts; Magistrates; Offense statistics; Wales
Note: Statistics on Magistrates' Courts Information Bulletin 5/99
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