Institute of Criminal Justice Studies
Mr Nick Hawkins
- Role Title: Visiting Professor
- Address: Ravelin House, Ravelin Park, Portsmouth, PO1 2QQ
- Department: Institute of Criminal Justice Studies
- Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Nick was initially a prosecuting barrister with the Royal Navy, then Chief Crown Prosecutor of CPS Hampshire and later CCP of CPS Wessex. His last position was as CCP of CPS Direct. Following a year as Chief Operating Officer with the IPCC he is currently the Chief Executive at the Legal Ombudsman.
Nick made a particular mark in steering closer and more proactive relations between the CPS and the police, and in developing prosecution policy around sporting events.