Public Prosecution Department established in civil secretariat of Punjab in 2005 to formulate the structure of Punjab Criminal Prosecution Service.
 
Director General (Monitoring), Punjab Criminal Prosecution Service has been established to monitor and inspect the performance of The Punjab Criminal Prosecution Service (PCPS).
 
Department entered into a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding in June 2012 with Punjab Police and GIZ, whereby GIZ agreed to refurbish a Training Institute for Public Prosecutors.