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Crown Office

Line breaks: Crown Of¦fice
(in full Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service)

Definition of Crown Office in English:

noun

A Scottish law court responsible for listing cases to be tried in Scotland.
Example sentences
  • For the first time a solicitor advocate from outwith the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service has been appointed as a High Court prosecutor.
  • While in Edinburgh she will visit the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service's Victim Information and Advice office in the city centre.
  • The report however recommends 12 ways the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service could improve the way it handles race issues.

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