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Drug Testing Law Loophole Risks Lives

Thursday, 28 April 2016, 9:07 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“Whether an offender is on strict Release Conditions, Parole, bail or serving a community based sentence, mandatory random drug testing should be compulsory “. Scott Guthrie More >>

Gazza’s death preventable

Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 12:40 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“Gazza’s death and the injuries to the Police Officer and the death of Tekira himself are a direct result of a veiled attempt to send fewer criminals to prison in a deceitful covert cost-cutting exercise.” McVicar More >>

Head Hunters Gang Pad Devalues Innocent Neighboring Property

Friday, 22 April 2016, 5:11 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“Innocent people’s lives are being destroyed by these drug manufacturing thugs and its time someone had the balls to stand up to them” Guthrie. More >>

Court of Appeal Slammed For Reducing Teen Killer's Sentence

Thursday, 21 April 2016, 9:34 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

A 14 year who has name suppression was convicted of the murder of Arun Kumar in 2015, he got handed down a 6 year sentence with a minimum non parole period of 3 years and 3 months but he has just recently won an appeal and had his sentence reduced ... More >>

Double killer exposes folly of parole system

Wednesday, 20 April 2016, 2:57 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

20th April 2016 In a country that considers itself to be caring and compassionate, the current parole system in New Zealand is not only an absolute disgrace , but it is also barbaric and cruel to victims . McVicar More >>

Meth-Making Pot-Smoking Mum Gets a Slap on the Wrist

Saturday, 16 April 2016, 2:09 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“Parents have a duty of care to nurture and protect their children not to protect their methamphetamine manufacturing businesses.” Guthrie More >>

Parole System Labelled Offender Friendly

Thursday, 14 April 2016, 11:56 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

13th April 2016 “The current parole system is extremely unbalanced and offender friendly, it is discriminating and inconsiderate to victims.” Guthrie Sensible Sentencing Trust Manawatu Spokesperson Scott Guthrie has today labelled the parole ... More >>

Meth Making Gangs Costing Tax Payers Millions

Thursday, 14 April 2016, 11:36 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Sensible Sentencing Trust’s Manawatu spokesperson Scott Guthrie is calling on the government to step up and start helping the helpless defenceless children of Black Power and Mongrel Mob gang members forced to live in their parents P manufacturing ... More >>

White collar criminals deserve more jail time

Thursday, 14 April 2016, 11:25 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

13th April 2016 Last September, the Sensible Sentencing Trust tried in vain to keep fraudster Rod Petricevic in jail. Petricevic was released on parole less than half way through his six and a half year sentence for defrauding investors of $460 million. ... More >>

Victim relieved with Burrett sentence

Wednesday, 13 April 2016, 10:47 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Most people can’t say, ‘I Know how you feel’ but Helena Watson can. Helena she was a victim of a paedophile from a very young age. Helena is now an advocate for the Sensible Sentencing Trust and sexual abuse spokesperson for the Trust. Helena ... More >>

Tony Robertson to become ‘pin-up-boy’

Monday, 11 April 2016, 12:22 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

8th April 2016 “If the criminals knew they risked having their sentence increased I am sure we would see a drastic reduction in these ridiculous appeals.” McVicar More >>

Parole Board congratulated

Friday, 8 April 2016, 4:55 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

The Parole Board has been congratulated for imposing a 5 year postponement order on the man who raped and murdered six-year-old Teresa Cormack. Sensible Sentencing Founder, Garth McVicar said the murder of Teresa Cormack was one of the cases that ... More >>

Youth Advocate calls for govt to stop covering up crimes

Wednesday, 6 April 2016, 2:59 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Minister of Justice, Amy Adams, claims that the crime rate has dropped and court hearing statistics had also reduced. But a Youth Advocate says they are covering up the real picture and trying to deceive the public. ... More >>

Trust Backs One Strike Call for Doped-up State House Tenants

Monday, 4 April 2016, 10:14 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Sensible Sentencing Trust’s Manawatu spokesperson Scott Guthrie is backing NZ First's call of “one strike and you’re out” for State house tenants who choose to smoke or make methamphetamine on the premises. More >>

Police congratulated for targeting burglars

Wednesday, 30 March 2016, 11:42 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“The NZ public have been treated shamefully for years when the crime which affects more of us than any other has the lowest resolution rate of all.” More >>

SST statement on age of accountability

Thursday, 17 March 2016, 10:14 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Old enough to have children and peddle class A drugs But too young to be responsible 16th March 2016 “As far as I am concerned if she is old enough to bring two children into the world she is old enough to be held accountable for her actions.” Jess ... More >>

Slap on the Wrist for Repeated Sexual Violation of boys

Wednesday, 16 March 2016, 10:48 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Sensible Sentencing Trust’s child abuse spokesman Scott Guthrie has today labelled the sentencing of a 63 year old serial child abuser Raymond Buchanan as totally out of touch and once again is for calling for New Zealand Judges to wake up and start ... More >>

Deportees’ chickens coming home to roost

Tuesday, 15 March 2016, 4:04 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

In a number of cases they have committed serious crimes soon after arriving. They have little fear of the New Zealand justice and penal system” McVicar. New Zealand is now feeling the full force of the Australians’ tough new policy of deporting ... More >>

Black Power Boss Labled a Joke

Friday, 11 March 2016, 11:05 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“The gangs need to wake up and realise that they are the minority in society and the minority doesn’t rule.” Guthrie More >>

Just Speak Comments Insult to Law Abiding Youth - SST

Tuesday, 8 March 2016, 12:32 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

SST says Just Speak have laid a huge insult to our well behaving youth by saying their brain is not fully functioning at 17. More >>



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