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Charging Standards

EditorOxford University Press Crown Prosecution Service

Paperback | July 28, 2005

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This new text will collate the CPS Charging Standards for the first time in a standalone volume. The Crown Prosecuction Service (CPS) have recently undertaken a systematic revision of the three documents commonly known as charging standards. These documents provide guidance to prosecutors concerning the appropriate level of charging in relation to assaults, public order, driving offences, andfor the first time, as of November 2004, in relation to dishonesty, public justice and drugs.The OUP collated CPS Charging Standards are fully cross-referenced to Blackstone's Criminal Practice 2005, Archbold's 2005 and Wilkinson's Road Traffic Offences. In addition to the Standards this text contains a clear index, tables, the Code for Prosecutors and relevant CPS Policy documents inrelation to offences such as race and religious crime, rape, domestic violence and offensive weapons.This highly portable book will be an invaluable resource and quick reference for the busy practitioner.
Title:Charging StandardsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:312 pages, 8.74 × 5.98 × 0.66 inPublished:July 28, 2005Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199285136

ISBN - 13:9780199285136

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Table of Contents

Table of CasesTable of StatutesTable of Statutory InstrumentsPART 1: The Decision to Prosecute and ChargingChapter 1: The Code for Crown ProsecutorsChapter 2: The Director's Guidance on ChargingPART 2: Crown Prosecution Service Charging StandardsChapter 3: Offences Against the Person, incorporating the Charging StandardChapter 4: Theft Acts, incorporating the Charging StandardChapter 5: Public Order Offenes, incorporating the Charging StandardChapter 6: Public Justice Offences, incorporating the Charging StandardChapter 7: Drug Offences, incorporating the Charging StandardChapter 8: Driving offences, incorporating the Charging StandardPART 3: Crown Prosecution Service Guidance and Policy DocumentsChapter 9: Guidance on Prosecuting Cases of Domestic ViolenceChapter 10: Policy for Prosecuting Cases of RapeChapter 11: Guidance on Prosecuting Cases of Racist and Religious CrimeIndex