Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions

Sarah McNaughton extended as Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions

The Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions, Sarah McNaughton SC, has been extended in the role for a further two years.

The Attorney-General announced the Government’s decision on Thursday 13 May.

“I am delighted to have been given this further opportunity to lead this wonderful organisation and serve the Australian community,” Ms McNaughton said.

“We will continue to deliver high quality prosecution services while transforming and modernising our legal practice, especially in such a complex and evolving work environment.”

In announcing the extension to staff, Ms McNaughton thanked them for their continued support and assistance.