Subscribe now for just £20 per year


MPs criticise government over Crown Court backlogs

Work with offenders on the Public Accounts Committee report which revealed a 340% increase in the Crown Court backlog.

MPs criticise government over Crown Court backlogs

Date - 14th March 2022
By - Russell Webster - Work with Offenders
6 Comments 6 Comments}
In its report the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee says the Ministry of Justice’s “meagre ambition” to reduce the Crown Court case backlog – which has nearly doubled since March 2019, to 59,928 - by “less than...
Do you have an interesting news story? Contact the newsdesk on 0203 119 3303
or alternatively get in touch via the contact form.

4 free articles a month or unlimited for just £29 a year

Get access to exclusive news and features from a policing perspective. With 50 articles a week, covering all facets of law enforcement, stay informed on the latest issues facing the community. From an independently run, award winning, editorial team.
More information

Register for free › Subscribe now ›

Already a subscriber?