Private Prosecutions in the south west data

Danny Bamping made this Freedom of Information request to Her Majesty's Courts and Tribunals Service

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Dear Her Majesty’s Courts and the Tribunals Service,

Please provide information in regards to the last 3 years for the
South West area.

1 - How many Private Prosecutions have been started in the South
West CPS area?

2 - How many of these were started by a member of the Public?

3 - How many of these were then taken over by the CPS?

4 - How many of these were then discontinued?

5 - How many of these resulted in successful prosecutions by the
CPS?

6 - How many of these went to trial, but were not successful?

7 - Please confirm if the CPS have a monopoly on Prosecutions?

Yours faithfully,

Danny Bamping