Freedom of Information Releases 2019

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January

Release 1 dated 16/01/19 - The number of children (aged 10 to 17 years) that pleaded unfit to the charge of murder between 2006 and 2016 in England and Wales

Release 2 dated 30/01/19 - The number of cases dropped by the CPS over a failure to disclose evidence for the financial year 2017-18

Release 2 dated 30/01/19 - The number of cases dropped by the CPS over a failure to disclose evidence for the 2017-18 financial year - Attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

Release 2 dated 30/01/19 - The number of cases dropped by the CPS over a failure to disclose evidence for the 2017-18 financial year: Section 17 notice

Release 3 dated 30/01/19 - Request for all internal reports/memos/papers on the progress of the Randox retesting issue

February

Release 4 dated 01/02/2019 - The number of convictions for defendants who have been in possession of a firearm (imitation or otherwise) in a public place during the last five years in Manchester

Release 4 dated 01/02/2019 - The number of convictions for defendants who have been in possession of a firearm (imitation or otherwise) in a public place during the last five years in Manchester - Attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

Release 5 dated 13/02/2019 - Obtaining access to anonymised witness statements from cases in which there has been a successful prosecution in coercive control

Release 6 dated 13/02/2019 - For years 2016, 2017 and 2018 for each police force in England and Wales provide the number of prosecutions that were dropped or discontinued and the reason for the course of action

Release 6 dated 13/02/2019 - For years 2016, 2017 and 2018 for each police force in England and Wales provide the number of prosecutions that were dropped or discontinued and the reason for the course of action - Attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

Release 7 dated 14/02/2019 - How many charging decisions, including successful prosecutions, have been made against the police and CPS for failure to disclose, perverting the course of justice and corruption within the last three years?

Release 8 dated 19/02/2019 - Information pertaining to Police corruption and the number of people convicted under Section 26 (corrupt or improper exercise of police powers) of the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 from 2017/18

Release 9 dated 28/02/2019 -Information regarding the cases and prosecutions since the introduction of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007

Release 9 dated 28/02/2019 -Information regarding the cases and prosecutions since the introduction of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 - Attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

March

Release 10 dated 01/03/2019 -Number of rape allegations that were passed to the CPS in 2017/18, including the number where no further action was taken and were not in the public interest to proceed

Release 10 dated 01/03/2019 -Number of rape allegations that were passed to the CPS in 2017/18, including the number where no further action was taken and were not in the public interest to proceed - Attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

Release 11 dated 08/03/2019 -Number of prosecutions relating to forced marriage in London, 2014-2018

Release 11 dated 08/03/2019 -Number of prosecutions relating to forced marriage in London, 2014-2018 (s.17 notice)

Release 11 dated 08/03/2019 -Number of prosecutions relating to forced marriage in London, 2014-2018 - Attachment (Excel Spreadsheet)

Release 12 dated 08/03/2019 -Number of notices issued in 2014-2018 under Section 71; the number of undertakings issued under Section 72; and the number of agreements entered into under Section 73 of the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act

Release 12 dated 08/03/2019 -Number of notices issued in 2014-2018 under Section 71; the number of undertakings issued under Section 72; and the number of agreements entered into under Section 73 of the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act (s.17 notice)

Release 13 dated 18/03/2019 - Information regarding the Nominated Officers in the CPS

Release 13 dated 18/03/2019 - Information regarding the Nominated Officers in the CPS (s.17 notice)

Release 14 dated 25/03/2019 - Request for information regarding prosecutions and decisions for Hunting in the Cheshire Area from 2004 to date

April

Release 16 dated 01/04/2019 - The number of youths prosecuted in the calendar years 2016, 2017 and 2018

Release 16 dated 01/04/2019 - The number of youths prosecuted in the calendar years 2016, 2017 and 2018 (Excel spreadsheet)

Release 17 dated 02/04/2019 - Information regarding costs, hours worked, and success of Prosecutions as a result of Northumbria Police’s Operation Optic

Release 18 dated 04/04/2019 - The total costs to the CPS regarding the prosecution and trial of Andrew Hill

Release 19 dated 12/04/2019 - The amount of cases of Female Genital Mutilations referred to the CPS since April 2012, and a breakdown of the details

Release 20 dated 16/04/2019 - Charges, prosecutions and convictions regarding ‘misgendering’ offences

Release 20 dated 16/04/2019 - Charges, prosecutions and convictions regarding ‘misgendering’ offences - (s.17 notice)

Release 21 dated 25/04/2019 - Whether the CPS has ever sued any self-employed counsel for their advisory/court work undertaken for the CPS

May

Release 22 dated 02/05/2019 - Information regarding the CPS’ providers

Release 23 dated 07/05/2019 - Questions relating to money laundering offences within the last three years

Release 24 dated 09/05/2019 - Information regarding main collective agreements covering pay and conditions

Release 24 dated 09/05/2019 - Information regarding main collective agreements covering pay and conditions (Attachment A)

Release 24 dated 09/05/2019 - Information regarding main collective agreements covering pay and conditions (Attachment B)

Release 24 dated 09/05/2019 - Information regarding main collective agreements covering pay and conditions (Attachment C)

Release 25 dated 22/05/2019 - Whether the CPS looked into the circumstances of a person's death having been found 'fit to work' by the DWP or following a benefit sanction by the DWP

Release 28 dated 22/05/2019 - Non-disclosure issues in 2017 and 2018 that caused cases to be dropped

Release 28 dated 22/05/2019 - Non-disclosure issues in 2017 and 2018 that caused cases to be dropped - attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

Release 28 dated 22/05/2019 - Non-disclosure issues in 2017 and 2018 that caused cases to be dropped (s.17 notice)

Release 26 dated 24/05/2019 - The total cost incurred by the Crown Prosecution Service in prosecuting the murder trial R v Amusa & Ors at Ipswich Crown Court

Release 29 dated 30/05/2019 - The offences that can be prosecuted in relation to the carrying of an offensive weapons; and statistics regarding youths

Release 29 dated 30/05/2019 - The offences that can be prosecuted in relation to the carrying of an offensive weapons; and statistics regarding youths (s.17 notice)

June

Release 27 dated 03/06/2019 - Information regarding the number of individuals from the Black and Ethnic Minorities that were charged for an offence from periods: 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-Present

Release 27 dated 09/06/2019 - Information regarding the number of individuals from the Black and Ethnic Minorities that were charged for an offence from periods: 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-Present (s.17 notice)

Release 30 dated 11/06/2019 - The amount of money your department spent on the services of external law firms and barristers for the year ending March 31st 2019

Release 31 dated 07/06/2019 - Cases dealt with that involve section 45 under the Modern Slavery Act

Release 32 dated 18/06/2019 - Information regarding the CPS’ CCTV maintenance and support contract

Release 32 dated 18/06/2019 - Information regarding the CPS’ CCTV maintenance and support contract (s.17 notice)

Release 33 dated 25/06/2019 - Questions in regards to criminal records

Release 34 dated 25/06/2019 - Brief summary of the cases conducted by the Counter-Terrorism Division since 2006

Release 34 dated 25/06/2019 - Brief summary of the cases conducted by the Counter-Terrorism Division since 2006 - (s.17 notice)

Release 35 dated 26/06/2019 - Freedom of Information requests in regards to Hate Crimes

July

Release 36 dated 04/07/2019 - The percentages of the CPS’s contractors that are deemed to be outside IR35, and are therefore being paid with no deduction of taxes and National Insurance

Release 37 dated 16/07/2019 - Convictions and Acquittals in regards to Section 2 of the Terrorism Act 2006

Release 37 dated 16/07/2019 - Convictions and Acquittals in regards to Section 2 of the Terrorism Act 2006 (s.17 notice)

Release 38 dated 17/07/2019 - Confiscation orders issued by the court in favour of the prosecution since 2014, and how many the CPS enforced by making an application for a compliance order

Release 39 dated 26/07/2019 - Information on the CPS’s Prosecutors in regards to the issue of 'ARE', 'Animal Rights', and/or 'Domestic Extremism', 2003-2007

August

Release 40 dated 05/08/2019 - Information relating to the recovery of criminal assets in relation to the Proceeds of Crime Act (POCA) 2002 powers

Release 40 dated 05/08/2019 - Information relating to the recovery of criminal assets in relation to the Proceeds of Crime Act (POCA) 2002 powers - attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

Release 41 dated 06/08/2019 - The fraudsters who funded a notorious Nigerian organised crime gang; when the case began and how long it took to complete

Release 42 dated 09/08/2019 - Total prosecution costs for the trial of John Worboys

Release 43 dated 16/08/2019 - Conviction rates of all offences involving 18-24 year olds

Release 44 dated 16/08/2019 - The total costs of seven prosecution cases

Release 45 dated 19/08/2019 - Nature of information and dates held by the Crown Prosecution Service on a historic child sex abuser

September

Release 46 dated 03/09/2019 - Requests for information regarding complaints in the last five financial years

Release 46 dated 03/09/2019 - Requests for information regarding complaints in the last five financial years (s.17 notice)

Release 47 dated 06/09/2019 - Breakdown of all costs to the CPS in relation to the extradition of Hashem Abedi

Release 48 dated 09/09/2019 - During 2018, how many prosecutions post charge were halted due to the untimely death of the alleged offender?

Release 49 dated 09/09/2019 - The department’s policy regarding retention and disposal of data under the Data Protection Act 2018

Release 49 dated 09/09/2019 - The department’s policy regarding retention and disposal of data under the Data Protection Act 2018 (s.17 notice)

Release 50 dated 09/09/2019 - Number of requests the CPS has received from the US Department of Justice and/or US Attorney General to interview individuals in the UK

Release 50 dated 09/09/2019 - Number of requests the CPS has received from the US Department of Justice and/or US Attorney General to interview individuals in the UK (s.17 notice)

Release 51 dated 25/09/2019 - An aggregate figure that Christopher Halliwell cost the CPS

October

Release 52 dated 02/10/2019 - CPS policies regarding dealing with disabilities/emails/hate crimes/abuse

Release 52 dated 02/10/2019 - CPS policies regarding dealing with disabilities/emails/hate crimes/abuse (s.17 notice)

Release 53 dated 02/10/2019 - The number of women arrested and convicted between 2009 and 2019 for terrorism-related offences

Release 54 dated 11/10/2019 - Information regarding the prosecution of Mrs M Ecclestone for murder

Release 54 dated 11/10/2019 - Information regarding the prosecution of Mrs M Ecclestone for murder (s.17 notice)

Release 55 dated 15/10/2019 - Request for information on any legal action the CPS has had against social media companies in the last five years

Release 56 dated 17/10/2019 - How the CPS resources non-permanent staff

Release 57 dated 18/10/2019 - The number of offences charged by the way of the Criminal Justice Act 1988 between November 2019 and June 2019

Release 57 dated 18/10/2019 - The number of offences charged by the way of the Criminal Justice Act 1988 between November 2019 and June 2019 - Attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

November

Release 58 dated 11/11/2019 - What the CPS’s policies and protocols are when considering whether a current or former member of the government’s cabinet is to be prosecuted

Release 58 dated 11/11/2019 - What the CPS’s policies and protocols are when considering whether a current or former member of the government’s cabinet is to be prosecuted (s.17 notice)

Release 59 dated 11/11/2019 - Information regarding Corporate Manslaughter Laws

Release 60 dated 11/11/2019 - Information in relation to the costs and work completed on the case of Paul Gascoigne over claims of a sexual assault in 2018

Release 61 dated 18/11/2019 - Breakdown of costs regarding the Julian Assange cases

Release 62 dated 25/11/2019 - The number of staff formally disciplined from 2018 to date with a breakdown of the misconduct and action taken

Release 62 dated 25/11/2019 - The number of staff formally disciplined from 2018 to date with a breakdown of the misconduct and action taken - Attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

Release 63 dated 25/11/2019 - Actions taken against Climate Change Protesters in April 2018 on Waterloo Bridge

December

Release 64 dated 04/12/2019 - Information regarding certificates of inadequacy granted to offenders who had previously been given an initial confiscation order of £1m or more

Release 64 dated 04/12/2019 - Information regarding certificates of inadequacy granted to offenders who had previously been given an initial confiscation order of £1m or more (s.17 notice)

Release 64 dated 04/12/2019 - Information regarding certificates of inadequacy granted to offenders who had previously been given an initial confiscation order of £1m or more - Attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

Release 65 dated 19/12/2019 - List of prosecutions for murder where a body has not been found

Release 66 dated 20/12/2019 - Policies the CPS have implemented for Prosecutors

Release 67 dated 23/12/2019 - Questions relating to CPS Staff

Release 68 dated 23/12/2019 - Information regarding the charges and convictions for the offence Gross Negligence Manslaughter

Release 68 dated 23/12/2019 - Information regarding the charges and convictions for the offence Gross Negligence Manslaughter - Attachment (Excel spreadsheet)

Release 69 dated 24/12/2019 - Breakdown of information regarding a record of the Principal Offence Category recorded against each defendant aged between 18 and 24 convicted during 2018

Release 69 dated 24/12/2019 - Breakdown of information regarding a record of the Principal Offence Category recorded against each defendant aged between 18 and 24 convicted during 2018 - Attachment (Excel spreadsheet)