Annual Report and Key Measures

Each year, the Crown Prosecution Service presents its Annual Report to the Attorney General and Parliament. The report presents an overview of the Service's performance, make-up and achievements over the past financial year. This is the Data section of the Crown Prosecution Service website where we publish the underlying source data for these reports.

Annual Report data 2018-2019 Toggle accordion

CPS Caseload 2015-2019
This file shows the total caseload dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in each financial year from 2015-2016 to 2018-2019.

CPS Committal For Trial 2015-2019
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2015-2016 to 2018-2019.

CPS Crown Court Outcomes 2015-2019
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2015-2016 to 2018-2019.

CPS Defendants Completed in Crown Court 2015-2019
This file shows the number of defendants whose cases were completed in the Crown Court and whether those cases were prosecutions, appeals or committals for sentence in each financial year from 2015-2016 to 2018-2019.

CPS Magistrates' Court Caseload 2015-2019
This file shows the number of cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2015-2016 to 2018-2019 and shows whether these were summary-only offences or indictable only/either way offences.

CPS Magistrates' Courts Outcomes 2015-2019
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2015-2016 to 2018-2019.

CPS Source of Committals For Trial 2015-2019
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court each financial year from 2015-2016 to 2018-2019 and shows whether these were committed on the Magistrates' direction, because the defendant elected for trial or because the offence was indictable-only.

Annual Report data 2017-2018 Toggle accordion

CPS Caseload 2014-2018
This file shows the total caseload dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2017-2018.

CPS Committal For Trial 2014-2018
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2017-2018.

CPS Crown Court Outcomes 2014-2018
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2017-2018.

CPS Defendants Completed in Crown Court 2014-2018
This file shows the number of defendants whose cases were completed in the Crown Court and whether those cases were prosecutions, appeals or committals for sentence in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2017-2018.

CPS Magistrates' Court Caseload 2014-2018
This file shows the number of cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2017-2018 and shows whether these were summary-only offences or indictable only/either way offences.

CPS Magistrates' Courts Outcomes 2014-2018
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2017-2018.

CPS Source of Committals For Trial 2014-2018
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2017-2018 and shows whether these were committed on the Magistrates' direction, because the defendant elected for trial or because the offence was indictable-only.

Annual Report data 2016-2017 Toggle accordion

CPS Caseload 2014-2017
This file shows the total caseload dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2016-2017.

CPS Committal For Trial 2014-2017
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2016-2017.

CPS Crown Court Outcomes 2014-2017
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2016-2017.

CPS Defendants Completed in Crown Court 2014-2017
This file shows the number of defendants whose cases were completed in the Crown Court and whether those cases were prosecutions, appeals or committals for sentence in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2016-2017.

CPS Magistrates' Court Caseload 2014-2017
This file shows the number of cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2016-2017 and shows whether these were summary-only offences or indictable only/either way offences.

CPS Magistrates' Courts Outcomes 2014-2017
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2016-2017.

CPS Source of Committals For Trial 2014-2017
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court each financial year from 2014-2015 to 2016-2017 and shows whether these were committed on the Magistrates' direction, because the defendant elected for trial or because the offence was indictable-only.

Annual Report data 2015-2016 Toggle accordion

CPS Caseload 2013-2016
This file shows the total caseload dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in each financial year from 2013-2014 to 2015-2016.

CPS Committal For Trial 2013-2016
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2013-2014 to 2015-2016.

CPS Crown Court Outcomes 2013-2016
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2013-2014 to 2015-2016.

CPS Defendants Completed in Crown Court 2013-2016
This file shows the number of defendants whose cases were completed in the Crown Court and whether those cases were prosecutions, appeals or committals for sentence in each financial year from 2013-2014 to 2015-2016.

CPS Magistrates' Court Caseload 2013-2016
This file shows the number of cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2013-2014 to 2015-2016 and shows whether these were summary-only offences or indictable only/either way offences.

CPS Magistrates' Courts Outcomes 2013-2016
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2013-2014 to 2015-2016.

CPS Source of Committals For Trial 2013-2016
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court each financial year from 2013-2014 to 2015-2016 and shows whether these were committed on the Magistrates' direction, because the defendant elected for trial or because the offence was indictable-only.

Annual Report data 2014-2015 Toggle accordion

CPS Caseload 2012-2015
This file shows the total caseload dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in each financial year from 2012-2013 to 2014-2015.

CPS Committal For Trial 2012-2015
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2012-2013 to 2014-2015.

CPS Crown Court Outcomes 2012-2015
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2012-2013 to 2014-2015.

CPS Defendants Completed in Crown Court 2012-2015
This file shows the number of defendants whose cases were completed in the Crown Court and whether those cases were prosecutions, appeals or committals for sentence in each financial year from 2012-2013 to 2014-2015.

CPS Magistrates' Court Caseload 2012-2015
This file shows the number of cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2012-2013 to 2014-2015 and shows whether these were summary-only offences or indictable only/either way offences.

CPS Magistrates' Courts Outcomes 2012-2015
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2012-2013 to 2014-2015.

CPS Source of Committals For Trial 2012-2015
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court each financial year from 2012-2013 to 2014-2015 and shows whether these were committed on the Magistrates' direction, because the defendant elected for trial or because the offence was indictable-only.

Annual Report data 2013-2014 Toggle accordion

CPS Caseload 2011-2014
This file shows the total caseload dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in each financial year from 2011-2012 to 2013-2014.

CPS Committal For Trial 2011-2014
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2011-2012 to 2013-2014.

CPS Crown Court Outcomes 2011-2014
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with in the Crown Court in each financial year from 2011-2012 to 2013-2014.

CPS Defendants Completed in Crown Court 2011-2014
This file shows the number of defendants whose cases were completed in the Crown Court and whether those cases were prosecutions, appeals or committals for sentence in each financial year from 2011-2012 to 2013-2014.

CPS Magistrates' Court Caseload 2011-2014
This file shows the number of cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2011-2012 to 2013-2014 and shows whether these were summary-only offences or indictable only/either way offences.

CPS Magistrates' Courts Outcomes 2011-2014
This file shows the outcomes of those cases dealt with by the Crown Prosecution Service in the Magistrates' courts in each financial year from 2011-2012 to 2013-2014.

CPS Source of Committals For Trial 2011-2014
This file shows the number of cases that were committed for trial in the Crown Court each financial year from 2011-2012 to 2013-2014 and shows whether these were committed on the Magistrates' direction, because the defendant elected for trial or because the offence was indictable-only.

NB - earler data on CPS Annual Reports can be found in archived versions of the CPS website, available from the UK Government Web Archive, or from data.gov.uk.