Criminal Justice Unit

Criminal Justice Unit

The role of the Criminal Justice Unit is to enhance the overall efficiency and quality of criminal justice processes within Durham Constabulary by:-

•Delivering a high quality of service to victims and witnesses.
•Bringing offenders to justice
•Contributing toward the delivery of an effective and joined up local criminal justice system.
•Increase confidence in the criminal justice system thereby improving public reassurance
•Enhancing the professionalism of Police investigations
•Working closely with all local criminal justice agencies and other key partnerships within County Durham and Darlington.
•Ensuring the timeliness and quality of criminal justice processes in accordance with local and national targets.

The Unit is made of of four sections:

•Criminal Justice Admin.
•Combined Enquiry Team
Collision Records and Fixed Penalty Unit
Witness Care

The Unit is based at Police HQ, Aykley Heads, Durham.