Director of Public Prosecutions

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Director of Public Prosecutions

n
(Law) (in Britain) an official who, as head of the Crown Prosecution Service, is responsible for conducting all criminal prosecutions initiated by the police. Abbreviation: DPP
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Director of Public Prosecutions

n (Brit) → Procuratore m della Repubblica
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Members include all deputy directors of public prosecutions, senior assistant director of public prosecutions, and head of Supreme Court and Court of Appeal.
Three deputy directors of public prosecutions Mrs Dorcas Oduor, Mr Jacob Ondari and Mr Nicholas Mutuku were expected to battle it out with other applicants to take over from their former boss, Mr Tobiko.Mrs Odour, who is the Chief Executive Officer, has 15 years' prosecutorial experience.
Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette DAth has today announced the appointment of two senior and experienced barristers as Queenslands new Deputy Directors of Public Prosecutions.

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