Magistrates' Courts

Ministry of Justice written question – answered on 17th July 2018.

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Photo of Mary Creagh Mary Creagh Chair, Environmental Audit Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what the target time is for cases to be brought to resolution at magistrates' courts; and how many times that target has not been met in West Yorkshire in the last three years.

Photo of Lucy Frazer Lucy Frazer The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice

HMCTS has not set specific target times for cases to be brought to resolution at magistrates’ courts – the process for which is under the control of the independent judiciary.

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