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Published: 19 January 2017

1,040 Pages


ISBN: 9780198786801

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Police Law

Fifteenth Edition

Richard Card and Jack English

  • Unique and indispensable, this is the most comprehensive, straightforward coverage of the law and legal procedures applicable to police officers
  • Regarded as the 'go to' book for those working in police law, it assumes no prior legal knowledge
  • Updated with recent legislation and case law including important changes to the law regarding smoking in smoke-free vehicles, harassment or stalking offences, and slavery and trafficking
  • Clear and simple structure with extensive use of cross-referencing to ensure ease of use and readability
  • Accompanied by a free companion website containing regular updates, as well as exclusive online content

New to this Edition:

  • Includes a number of significant legislative updates, including the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015, the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015, the Modern Slavery Act 2015, and the Psychoactive Substances Act 2016
  • Updated chapters covering revisions to the PACE Codes of Practice, including revised Codes A (2015) and E (2016)

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