Police & Criminal Law
Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (Reprinted October 2005)
Elizabeth II - Chapter 60
- Great Britain
Royal assent, 31 October 1984. This is an Act to make further provision in relation to the powers and duties of the police, persons in police detention, criminal evidence, police discipline and complaints against the police; to provide for arrangements for obtaining the views of the community on policing and for a rank of deputy chief constable; to amend the law relating to the Police Federations and Police Forces and Police Cadets in Scotland; and for connected purposes.
Divided into 11 Parts:
Part 1 - Powers to Stop and Search
Part 2 - Powers of Entry, Search and Seizure
Part 3 - Arrest
Part 4 - Detention
Part 5 - Questioning and Treatment of Persons by Police
Part 6 - Codes of Practice-General
Part 7 - Documentary Evidence in Criminal Proceedings
Part 8 - Evidence in Criminal Proceedings-General
Part 9 - Police Complaints and Discipline
Part 10 - Police-General
Part 11 - Miscellaneous and Supplementary.
Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 - Codes of Practice
Police and Criminal Evidence Act (PACE) and its Codes of Practice are a vital part of the legislative framework that lays out police powers for combating crime. Codes of Practice A-G (ISBN 9780113413065) relate to sections 60 and 66 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE), while Code of Practice C and Code of Practice H (s.66(1)) (ISBN 9780113413102) deal with the detention, treatment, and questioning of persons by police officers in terrorism and non-terrorism investigations.
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|Extent||140 pages approx||ISBN||9780105460848|
|Format||Paperback||Published||28 Nov 1984|
|Availability||Black and white copy, 1-3 days||Delivery||Delivery options and charges|