Scotland's prosecution service
The Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) is Scotland’s public prosecution service and death investigation authority.
Support and services
Services for people involved in a criminal case or death investigation, including victim support, claiming expenses, and information for bereaved families.
The justice process
Guidance about Scotland's criminal justice system and attending court as a victim, witness or when you have been accused of a crime.
Information about our role as Scotland's prosecution service and death investigation authority. Plus, published reports and statistics, and job vacancies.
Find a local COPFS office
Find contact and address details for COPFS offices in Scotland.Find an office
Pay a fine
Pay for speeding tickets and other fines at the Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service.Go to SCTS website
Latest newsSee all
Man sentenced for animal neglect offences
A 30-year-old Manchester businessman has been sentenced after admitting causing unnecessary suffering to dozens of cats and dogs at a Perthshire farm.
25 May 2023
Report a crime
If you or someone else is in immediate danger, call 999.
To report a crime, contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.