Area Inspection Programme Composite Report of the baseline assessments of the 14 Crown Prosecution Service Areas in England and Wales.

Date of publication
21 September 2023
HM Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate

Area Inspection Programme Composite report (493 kB)

HMCPSI carried out a programme of inspections across all 14 CPS Areas between 2021 and 2022 with a focus on casework quality. Each inspection was marked against a detailed baseline assessment of casework quality across magistrates’ court, Crown Court, and rape and serious sexual offences casework in each of the 14 Areas.