An inspection of how well the police, the Crown Prosecution Service and the Probation Service support victims of crime

Date of publication
19 December 2023
Participating inspectorates
HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services
HM Inspectorate of Probation
Inspection type
Joint inspection

This was a joint inspection by His Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS), His Majesty’s Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate (HMCPSI) and His Majesty’s Inspectorate of Probation (HMI Probation). 

The inspection aimed to assess how well the criminal justice system meets the needs of victims, from when a victim reports an offence to after the offender has been convicted .

Research was also commissioned from an independent organisation, Crest Advisory, to help us understand the experience of victims in the criminal justice system.

The full report can be found on the CJJI website