Summary of COPFS First Substantive Markings
There are 3 types of marking decision available to COPFS:
- No Action
- Direct Measures
- Court proceedings
Following an increase in all marking types in January 2021, numbers of markings subsequently decreased. Markings for No Action remain below pre-pandemic levels, marking for Direct Measures have recently increased to pre-pandemic levels and markings for court (although increasing) remain below pre-pandemic levels.