Northern Ireland news

Average time taken by prosecutors on cases received from police rises to eight months

PPS director Stephen Herron insisted he is `committed to significantly improving the time taken to deal with serious crimes'
PROSECUTORS are now taking an average of eight months to make a decision on the most serious cases sent by police - 43 more days than last year - according to the PPS's own statistics. The Public Pro[...]

You have reached your limit of free articles

To read the full story

Registered users get 5 regular articles and 1 free Premium article per week.



Enjoy reading the Irish News?

Subscribe from just £1 for the first month to get full access

Northern Ireland news

Today's horoscope


See a different horoscope: