What will prosecutors consider in robbery cases?

In robbery cases, prosecutors will consider:

∙ Was a weapon used?

∙ Was the victim or a bystander injured or killed?

∙ Was the victim a vulnerable person such as a taxi driver, a bank teller, a gas station attendant or working at a convenience store or jewellery store?

∙ What was robbery committed near a school, community centre or another vulnerable area?