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

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TVAL1295 - Senior Crown Advocate - Stage 4

CPS Thames & Chiltern | Closing date 31 December 2016

LOND1276 - Legal Prosecution Manager

CPS London | Closing date 04 December 2016

LOND1275 - Senior Crown Prosecutor - London, Leicester, Cardiff & Preston

CPS London - London, Leicester, Cardiff & Preston | Closing date 04 December 2016

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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.

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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.

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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

There are currently three live consultations, asking for responses on the CPS public policy statements on Crimes against Disabled People, offences involving hostility on the grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity and Racially and Religiously Aggravated Hate Crime. You can find out more about these consultations in the Consultations section of this website.

Prosecution Policy & Guidance

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We publish detailed information about the way we work and the way we make decisions. In the Prosecution Policy and Guidance 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