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The Financial Costs of Crime to Society

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24th April 2019 |

Legal Insights & Resources

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Arrested

How long do the police have to charge you with a crime in the UK?

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14th December 2018 |

Legal Insights & Resources

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Flashing blues

What happens after you have been questioned by the police under caution?

14th December 2018 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Assault

Sentencing guidelines for sexual offences

10th December 2018 |

Sex Offences
How to become a criminal solicitor

How to become a criminal solicitor

20th November 2018 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Knife crime

What is affray?

6th September 2018 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Aggravated burglary

What is aggravated burglary?

6th September 2018 |

Burglary, theft & criminal damage
Accused of Child Abuse

Wrongly accused of child abuse?

6th September 2018 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Domestic violence

Falsely accused of domestic violence?

5th September 2018 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Knife crime

Accused of domestic violence?

17th August 2018 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Right to review

Right to Review

21st June 2018 |

Legal Insights & Resources
borough by borough

London Borough Crime Rate Map – Violence Against the Person Crime Statistics and Infographic

6th June 2018 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Bladed weapon

Possession of a bladed article or offensive weapon

18th May 2018 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Remote Parking

Remote Control Car Parking and the Law

17th May 2018 |

Road Traffic Offences
Misfeasance

Misfeasance in public office

9th May 2018 |

Fraud, Financial & Business Crime
Marital Rape

Marital Rape Law in the UK: what is it?

2nd May 2018 |

Sex Offences
Statue

What is implied consent in the UK?

13th April 2018 |

Sex Offences
Signing

What is the average sentence in a corporate manslaughter case in UK law?

13th April 2018 |

Fraud, Financial & Business Crime
Police

What to do if you accidentally view child pornography according to UK law

13th April 2018 |

Sex Offences
Police Station

Caution Plus 3 (Voluntary Police Interviews): All you need to know about UK law

8th February 2018 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Chapel

What is the Sex Offenders’ Register in UK law?

29th January 2018 |

Sex Offences
Justice

When can a Sexual Harm Prevention Order be made in the UK?

14th December 2017 |

Sex Offences
Grooming

Sexual grooming: what is it according to UK law?

23rd October 2017 |

Sex Offences
Youth

What should you do if you’re accused of youth sexual assault in the UK?

16th October 2017 |

Sex Offences
Assault

What is sexual assault by penetration according to UK law?

25th September 2017 |

Sex Offences
Revenge porn

What is the UK revenge porn law?

19th September 2017 |

Sex Offences
Statute of limitations

What is the statute of limitations on sexual assault in the UK?

14th September 2017 |

Sex Offences
Time passed

How long after a sexual crime can you be charged in the UK?

29th August 2017 |

Sex Offences
SHPO

Sexual harm prevention orders (SHPO)- What are they in UK law?

21st August 2017 |

Sex Offences
Dark Landscape

The Sexual Offences Act 2003-How does it impact UK law?

11th August 2017 |

Sex Offences
Ecstasy

What are the drug classifications in the UK?

1st August 2017 |

Firearms & Drugs
Joint

Can first time offenders get possession charges dropped according to UK law?

25th July 2017 |

Firearms & Drugs
Arrested

Possession of a controlled substance – what to do if you are arrested or charged in the UK

4th July 2017 |

Firearms & Drugs
Bars

Prison sentencing guidelines for drug dealing, trafficking & supply in the UK

8th June 2017 |

Firearms & Drugs
Fingerprints

What are the consequences of drug trafficking in the UK?

1st June 2017 |

Firearms & Drugs
Drugs supply

Drug trafficking: Possession with intent to distribute in the UK

11th May 2017 |

Firearms & Drugs
Jury

What happens when a jury can’t reach a verdict? Will there be a retrial in the event of a hung jury?

27th April 2017 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Investigation

Have you been ‘released under investigation’? The changes to police bail in the UK

14th April 2017 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Death by Driving

Death by dangerous driving in the UK: what offence could you be charged with?

13th April 2017 |

Road Traffic Offences, Serious Violence & Assault,
Voluntary police interview

Voluntary police interviews at police stations: Your rights according to UK law

5th April 2017 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Plea and Trial Preparation

Plea and case preparation hearing: What will happen?

31st March 2017 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Manslaughter sentence

What is the sentence for manslaughter in the UK & how many years could you face in prison?

30th March 2017 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Manslaughter

Manslaughter, aggravated assault or murder: What is the difference?

23rd March 2017 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Police Car

What does it mean to be charged for GBH without intent under UK law?

8th March 2017 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Police line

What constitutes GBH with intent in the UK ?

1st March 2017 |

Serious Violence & Assault
ABHvsGBH

ABH vs GBH: Which is the more serious offence in the UK?

17th February 2017 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Charges dropped

What happens if assault charges are dropped according to UK law?

8th February 2017 |

Serious Violence & Assault
UK

What constitutes a domestic assault charge in the UK?

27th January 2017 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Time

How long are sentences for common assault and assault charges in the UK?

19th January 2017 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Degrees Assault

Varying degrees of assault in the UK

15th December 2016 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Guide: Indecent Images

Defending indecent images charges | Downloadable guide

15th December 2016 |

Sex Offences
Tyre Tread

Automotive repair laws & car safety regulations

24th November 2016 |

Road Traffic Offences
Evidence

Making vs distribution – what indecent images charges actually mean within UK law

21st October 2016 |

Sex Offences
Darkroom

How indecent images are ‘graded’ in UK criminal courts

6th October 2016 |

Sex Offences
Yew Tree

What to do if you are accused of an historic sex crime

7th September 2016 |

Sex Offences
Box Junction

What are Court Summons & Postal Requisitions?

14th July 2016 |

Road Traffic Offences
Penalty Charge Notice

Fixed penalty notices

14th July 2016 |

Road Traffic Offences
Traffic light sign

Driving offence notifications – What to do

14th July 2016 |

Road Traffic Offences
Football Stadium

Sports banning orders

1st July 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Plea and Trial Preparation

What are retrials? Lawtons complete guide

18th June 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Drug Driving

Drug driving

10th June 2016 |

Road Traffic Offences
Drink Driving

Getting the right help: Drink driving offences

26th May 2016 |

Road Traffic Offences
Police Direction

Police Station interviews

14th May 2016 |

Road Traffic Offences
Fraud

Fraud

18th March 2016 |

Fraud, Financial & Business Crime
Police Station

Complete guide to understanding Police Station procedures

17th March 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Dog Law

Dog law – The changes in the Dangerous Dog Act

15th March 2016 |

Regulatory Offences
Theft

The Theft Act

15th March 2016 |

Burglary, theft & criminal damage
Youth Court

Youth Court

11th March 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Cyber Crime

What is cyber crime

11th March 2016 |

Cyber crime
Self Defence

Pleading self-defence

11th March 2016 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Weapons

What are the different types of weapon offences under UK law?

11th March 2016 |

Firearms & Drugs
Sentencing

Types of criminal sentencing under UK law

11th March 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Lawtons

Driving penalties and sentences

11th March 2016 |

Road Traffic Offences
Parole

What is parole?

11th March 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Magistrates Court

Magistrates Court trial

11th March 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Interview

Interview under caution (IUC)

11th March 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Knowledge Centre Funding

Criminal defence funding

11th March 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Crown Court

Crown Court trials process

11th March 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Criminal Damage

What is criminal damage?

11th March 2016 |

Burglary, theft & criminal damage
Offences

Categories of criminal offences in the UK

11th March 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Murder

The defences for murder under UK law

11th March 2016 |

Serious Violence & Assault
Conspiracy

What does “conspiracy” mean?

11th March 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
A guide to: Funding

Criminal defence funding | Download the guide

26th February 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Guide: Crown Court

Crown Court trials process | Downloadable guide

26th February 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Crown Court

Crown Court procedure and process in the UK

26th February 2016 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Drugs

Types of drugs offences

26th February 2016 |

Firearms & Drugs, Legal Insights & Resources,
Legal aid

Availability of Legal Aid | Download the guide

2nd December 2015 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Guide: Crown Court

Crown Court process & procedure guide | Downloadable guide

27th November 2015 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Magistrates

Prison sentences: What is parole & probation? Criminal defence law solicitors Herts & Bedfordshire

26th November 2015 |

Legal Insights & Resources
Lawtons Solicitors

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