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    Police used as scapegoats for CPS failings, say inspectors

    Police used as scapegoats for CPS failings, say inspectors

    NOTTS' Crown Prosecution Service is under fire today for using the police as a "scapegoat" for its own failings.
    A new report found the service was blaming police for its shortcomings, claiming three-quarters of files prepared by police are inadequate.
    But a watchdog has criticised the "blame culture" in the organisation and found that even after CPS involvement, a third of cases looked at did not meet the required standard.
    The CPS Inspectorate said: "Police have become a scapegoat for all defects in casework when some failings lie within the area; a blame culture is readily apparent."
    The CPS are the prosecuting agent for most of the cases bought to court in England and Wales, they are one of the few things that can make a man wish he was Scottish.
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    Hmmm, seems that things are similar all over.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cidp24 View Post
    Hmmm, seems that things are similar all over.
    Yep......
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    [QUOTE=Standard Dave;526301]Police used as scapegoats for CPS failings, say inspectors



    The CPS are the prosecuting agent for most of the cases bought to court in England and Wales, they are one of the few things that can make a man wish he was Scottish./QUOTE]



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    Quote Originally Posted by Standard Dave View Post

    , they are one of the few things that can make a man wish he was Scottish.
    Now you're just being silly. No one wishes they were Scottish.
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    At your age and with the amount od medication you must be on I would have thought the idea of free prescriptions was pretty appealing!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Motorwaycop View Post
    At your age and with the amount od medication you must be on I would have thought the idea of free prescriptions was pretty appealing!

    Nah, with the pension you are paying for, I'm good for it.
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