Search Results

Inspectors at Her Majesty’s Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate (HMCPSI) have found improvements have been made across magistrates’ courts that will enhance the experience for victims and witnesses. In June 2015 a new initiative, called Transforming Summary Justice (TSJ), was implemented by the criminal justice agencies including the CPS, police and Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunals […]

HMCPSI inspectors have carried out a follow-up inspection of the effectiveness of the CPS’s contribution to the Transforming Summary Justice (TSJ) initiative.

Following a series of visits by DCI Asker Husain to Pakistan to offer expert advice on developing the Punjab criminal justice system, the Punjab authorities recently carried out a stocktake meeting to discuss progress made. The stocktake was supported by the DCI, the British High Commission and the Department for International Development.

Inspectors from HMCPSI have carried out an inspection to evaluate the recording of finalisations onto the Crown Prosecution Service’s case management system (CMS) which records cases and outcomes.

HM Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate report into CPS case management system published. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has made considerable investments in the quality of data and integrity of information on the case management system (CMS) a recent inspection by HMCPSI found. CMS records information about magistrates and Crown Court cases. Maintaining high quality data […]

CPS Yorkshire and Humberside partnership working has improved victim and witness care, inspectors find. CPS Yorkshire and Humberside is a well-managed Area which provides a good level of service although some aspects of casework need to improve, a recent inspection found. Inspectors looked at whether the CPS in Yorkshire and Humberside delivers the maximum benefit […]

This inspection was carried out to assess CPS Yorkshire and Humberside in terms of efficiency, resources, engagement with stakeholders and staff, and casework.

DCI Asker Husain was invited to Pakistan by the country’s top criminal justice delegates, to offer his expert advice on the workings of their equivalent body to HMCPSI – the Monitoring Unit.

New report finds CPS Wessex are excellent at managing resources but are failing to communicate properly with victims of crime. A new report into CPS Wessex by Her Majesty’s Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate (HMCPSI) has found that the Area is performing positively, particularly when it comes to managing resources. Inspectors found the Area to be […]

This inspection was carried out to look at whether the CPS in Wessex delivers the maximum benefit for users and stakeholders with the resources available.