Karen Sosa

Crime & Justice Research Fellow, 2011-2013


Karen Sosa

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In the Public Interest: Reforming the Crown Prosecution Service

In the Public Interest: Reforming the Crown Prosecution Service

Read Publication Over 88,000 criminal cases ā€“ one in ten ā€“ that were charged were later dropped by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) in 2011/12 due to a lack of evidence or because prosecution was deemed not to be in the public interest. This cost the taxpayer over...
It’s time for the Crown Prosecution Service to grow up

It’s time for the Crown Prosecution Service to grow up

The Crown Prosecution Service is sometimes spoken of as the bastard stepchild of the criminal justice system.Ā  It is young (founded in 1986, it is only 26 years old), and it has not yet grown into a professional and robust prosecution service. Too often hiding or...