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Can I come in? The perils of summary entry to a home

One of the categories of arrest that seems most likely to trigger a subsequent claim for damages is that following entry into domestic premises without a warrant. Claims for trespass, assault and false imprisonment are costly for the force, in terms of legal fees, time and resources, officer morale and reputation. Claimants may feel particularly […]

Police Regulations 2003 (a). HO Circular 003/2003. All annexes

Home Office circular 023 / 2003 Police Regulations 2003 and¬†Secretary of State’s Determinations under those regulations. The determinations contain a number of important changes to police pay and conditions of service, as part of the implementation of the Police Negotiating Board (PNB) Agreement of 9 May 2002. The changes include: giving a statutory basis to […]