The AGC officers of the Criminal Justice Division (“CJD”) are responsible for all criminal prosecutions except those relating to financial and technology offences, which come under the purview of the Financial and Technology Crime Division.
CJD comprises 4 Specialist Groups.
The Specialist Groups 1,2 and 3 are responsible for the following:
Additionally, CJD officers make prosecutorial decisions; evaluate evidence disclosed during the course of investigations and direct further investigations to be carried out, where necessary. The Specialist Group 4 also oversees all prosecutions conducted by Police Prosecutors and Prosecuting Officers within public bodies.
The Specialist Group 4 is responsible for:
The CJD is supported by a common registry, which plays an important role in the efficient administration of cases. It consists of: