Crown prosecutor


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Crown prosecutor

n
(Law) Canadian another name for Crown attorney

Crown′ pros′ecutor



n.
Canadian. Crown attorney.
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"The crown prosecutor undertaking the review concluded that the evidential stage of the Code test was not met as there was insufficient evidence to provide a realistic prospect of conviction.
Launching the application to revoke bail, a Crown prosecutor told Mr Justice Colton, Smyth was ordered to reside at an address in Co Antrim.
This compelling film followed senior Crown prosecutor Eran Cutliffe as she built a complex case against a crime network.
Filmed over a year, with access to the CPS and West Mercia police, this film follows Senior Crown Prosecutor Eran Cutliffe as she works to build a complex case against a crime network.
Leading Counsel for the Prosecution Michelle Heeley QC, CPS Senior Crown Prosecutor Eran Cutliffe, Junior Counsel for the Prosecution Antonie Muller (all work with Detective Constable Andy Farmer, Detective Sergeant Jamie Francis, Detective Constable Tom Court, of West Mercia Police to pursue drone drug dealers
The former West Midlands Chief Crown Prosecutor Harry Ireland, who retired in 2014, said afterwards that the events had stretched the CPS to its limits.
Andrew Fouracre, District Crown Prosecutor for the Crown Prosecution Service, Wales, said: "The CPS was recently asked by North Wales Police to undertake a review of all material relating to the tragic death of Celia Service, in order to establish whether there is sufficient evidence and it is in the public interest to bring criminal charges.
The writers of the report recommended that the practice change, outlining two specific ways: either stop the process altogether and always having an actual, qualified Crown prosecutor involved, or have some kind of specific qualification process for police officers who request to fit into that role.
IF YOU are a witness in court and refuse to answer questions from the crown prosecutor, you could face possible contempt of court charges and jail time.
Baljit Ubhey, CPS London Chief Crown Prosecutor, said: "The Crown Prosecution Service has authorised the Metropolitan Police Service to charge Tulisa Contostavlos, 25, with being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs.
Sue McIntyre, Crown Prosecutor Craig Krieger and Trauma Counsellor John Walker.