Police & Criminal Law

Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (Reprinted October 2005)

Elizabeth II - Chapter 60

Great Britain
Price: £13.45

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.

Extent 140 pages approx ISBN 9780105460848
Size A4 Price £13.45
Format Paperback Published 28 Nov 1984
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