Welcome to CPS Mersey-Cheshire

What we do:

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) is responsible for prosecuting criminal cases, which are investigated by the Police in England and Wales. CPS Mersey-Cheshire is one of 14 CPS areas across England and Wales and is led by our Chief Crown Prosecutor, Siobhan Blake.

How we're doing:

Crown Court convictions by CPS Mersey-Cheshire are the second highest in England and Wales and 82.7% of cases end in a Guilty plea or a conviction.

We're doing just as well in the Magistrate Courts too: CPS Mersey-Cheshire has had over 22,000 cases so far this year and successfully prosecuted 88.8% of them. This gives us the second highest rate of convictions in the country.

You can read more about CPS Merseyside-Cheshire on this website.

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Find out more about what the CPS is doing across the Mersey and Cheshire Region

Mersey-Cheshire Area Map

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The CPS is a national organisation divided into 13 Areas. The Merseyside and Cheshire Group serves the following areas:

Merseyside

Cheshire