Definition of Crown Prosecution Service in English:

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Crown Prosecution Service

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(abbreviation CPS)
(In England and Wales) an independent organization which decides whether cases brought by the police proceed to the criminal court. Its head is the Director of Public Prosecutions, with each region having its own Chief Crown Prosecutor.

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