To ask Her Majesty's Government how many people are currently in prison serving a determinate sentence of 20 years or more, categorised by ethnicity.
8 April 2021
The information requested is shown in the tables below.
I can also confirm that sentencing is a matter for the independent judiciary based on the facts of each case.
Prisoners serving a determinate sentence of 20 years or more, by ethnicity, as at 31 December 2020, in England and Wales.
Asian / Asian British
Black / African / Caribbean / Black British
Mixed / Multiple ethnic groups
Other ethnic group