We want to hear your views about our prosecution policy. You can help us to be better informed, fairer and more representative by participating in our consultations.
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The following consultations are now closed and awaiting outcomes:
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We have published outcomes for the following consultations:
Consultation on the CPS Public Policy Statement on Racially and Religiously Aggravated Hate Crime
Outcome of this consultationThis policy statement covers crime where all or part of the offending is motivated by hostility towards people on the basis of their actual or perceived race or religion.
Consultation on the CPS Policy on Prosecuting Crimes against Disabled People
Outcome of this consultationWe are publishing revised public policy statements on offences involving hostility on the grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity and Racially and Religiously Aggravated Hate Crime. We are also publishing the first public policy statement on Crimes Against Disabled People.
Consultation on Interim Revised CPS Guidelines on Prosecuting Social Media Cases
Outcome of this consultation
This is the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) consultation on the revised Guidelines on prosecuting cases involving communications sent via social media.