Mandatory sentencing in family violence cases inappropriate: report

Agen Sabung Ayam

Posted December 07, 2015 11:38:18

Map: Hobart 7000

The program for punishing family members violence perpetrators in Tasmania is flawed, a report by the Sentencing Advisory Council has suggested.

Among its twelve observations in a report analyzing the sentencing of family violence perpetrators, the council said imposing sanctions by yourself did not modify an offender’s conduct.

It advised the Federal government ought to set increased expenditure into rehabilitation and get a more therapeutic strategy.

In the terms of reference, the Condition Authorities experienced asked the council to consider whether or not necessary sentences and necessary treatment method ended up acceptable.

The council report explained they had been not, and that necessary jailing of offenders could have negative consequences for victims.

There was a deficiency of evidence that necessary regimes ended up powerful deterrents, the report explained.

Topics: regulation-crime-and-justice, domestic-violence, hobart-7000


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