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100 Job positions at Directorate of Public Prosecutions, Uganda

Ministry/Department- Directorate of Public Prosecutions


Scale- U4

Vacancies – 100

Reference- HRM 147/286/01

Minimum Age- 21

Minimum Qualification

Applicants should be Ugandans holding an Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Law from a recognized University/Institution plus a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre.


The incumbent will be responsible to the Senior State Attorney for performing the following duties:-
– Advising and guiding the police during criminal investigations;

– Perusing police files in criminal cases triable in the High Court and serious criminal cases triable in the Magistrate’s Courts;

– Prosecuting criminal cases and appealing in the Magistrate’s Courts and High Court;

– Conducting Legal Research;

– Participating in documenting, profiling and creating databases on criminal cases;

– Handling public complaints;

– Participating in providing the necessary support and assisting to ensure the protection of the rights of victims of crime and witnesses;

– Participating in handling public complaints regarding the conduct of prosecutors and handling of criminal cases within the District;

– Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.