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Careers at the CPS

Interested in fighting for justice? Find out about career opportunities at the CPS.

Latest Vacancies

Senior Crown Advocate

South West | Closing date 06 March 2013

Driver and Administrative Assistant

North East - Newcastle | Closing date 03 March 2013

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Victims and Witnesses

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Victims and witnesses are at the heart of the criminal justice system and we take our duties to victims and witnesses very seriously. Being fair and being seen to be fair are the cornerstones of everything we do. We aim to be transparent in what we do and keep you informed of our decisions.

Find out more about what happens when you are a victim or witness

CPS Successes of the month

A new section has been launched on the website to let the public know about the excellent work our lawyers, caseworkers and support staff do on a daily basis.

Read more about our successes of the month

Consultations

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We consult with the public, community groups, the voluntary sector and other agencies about the way we do our work. You can help us to be better informed, fairer and more representative by participating in our consultations.

Latest Public Consultation

Consultation on the Interim Guidelines on prosecuting cases involving communications sent via Social Media: Public Consultation

Published: 19 December 2012

Legal Resources

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We publish detailed information about the way we work and the way we make decisions. In the Legal Resources section you can find detailed legal guidance, The Code for Crown Prosecutors and further information about how we make decisions, the way we carry out our duties and how we spend public money.

Find out more about how we work and make decisions