Pros­e­cu­tors rated as ‘good’ in re­port

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - NEWS -

The Crown Pros­e­cu­tion Ser­vice in the East of Eng­land has been rated as ‘good’. The rat­ing was given by HM CPS In­spec­torate (HMCPSI). The in­spec­tion looked at con­vic­tion rates in the area. There was an 87.2 per cent con­vic­tion rate in Mag­is­trates’ Court, 80.8 per cent in Crown, 78.6 per cent for vi­o­lence against women and girls, and 84.2 per cent for hate crime of­fences.

CPS in the East had been rated as ‘good’ in 2012.

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