• What format should the file take?
  • What should be included & excluded?
  • Is a Report necessary?
  • Is it necessary to refer to Legislation and to what extent should legislation be included?
  • Who decides what charges should be taken and what legislation to prosecute under?
  • How and what affects the D.P.P.’s decision to prosecute?
  • How much information does the D.P.P. need/ Should you tell the D.P.P. everything?
  • What level of communication is appropriate with the D.P.P.’s office in relation to the Investigation file?
  • Is it appropriate to seek guidance from the D.P.P.’s office in relation to an investigation?
  • How should difficulties/weaknesses in the investigation be dealt with?
  • Who should be responsible for the preparation of the file for the D.P.P.?
  • Are statements necessary and if so from whom should statements be taken?
  • What technical information is required?Should this information be explained?
  • Should original documents be sent to the D.P.P.?
  • What is the procedure if a number of Agencies are involved in the Investigation?
  • Is it correct to specify previous convictions or dealings with the suspect to the D.P.P.?
  • Who is responsible for the file after directions are received from the D.P.P.’s office?

Plan Your Training

To discuss your training requirements please contact us by filling in the form below