The CPS prosecutes cases at:

  • Northampton Crown Court
  • Northampton Magistrates Court
  • Corby Magistrates Court
  • Kettering Magistrates Court
  • Wellingborough Magistrates Court


Photo of Queen Eleanors Cross in NorthamptonIn Northamptonshire, CPS East Midlands serves a population of around 685,000. Each year the teams will deal with about 11,500 cases in the Magistrates Courts.

The most serious cases, almost 1,500 each year, are heard at Northampton Crown Court.

Cases prosecuted in the courts in Northampton are managed from our southern office, which is in Leicester. Prosecutors who present cases in Northamptonshire's courts have a base close to the courts in Northampton.