Robbery/Armed Robbery

Robbery is an extremely serious offence, in particular when the offender is armed. Robbery is an Indictable Only matter which means it will only be dealt with before a Crown Court.

Robbery is committed if a person uses force to steal and the court, when sentencing, will attribute a robbery to the following different levels, each of which attract different levels of sentence:

    • Level 1 – robbery with minimal force


    • Level 2 – involves the use of a weapon


    • Level 3 – involves the use of a weapon and use of force and/or serious injury.


DDE Law have dealt with many cases of Robbery where it be street robbery or very serious, multi-handed armed robberies, in particular cash in transit and HGV cases. We have the expertise to advise you properly.