ADMITTED CARRYING OF KNIFE FOR USE IN STREET ARGUMENT

[2011] EWCA Crim 852 [2011] EWCA Crim 852

Offenders who carried knives and used them to wound and injure had to expect severe punishment and a sentence in the region of two to two-and-a-half years’ imprisonment after an early guilty plea would be appropriate for an offender of positive good character who had admitted use of a knife in a street argument.