Advising Suspects at the Police Station 
Expires after 90 days
Colin Beaumont, legal trainer
CPD Hours: 1
This session will cover:
- The interview and your role in it – advising clients in relation to adverse inferences under Sections 34, 36 and 37 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994
- Samples – both non-intimate and intimate and the client’s room for manoeuvre
- Disclosure – the amount of information that the police must provide prior to the interview taking place in order that adverse inferences may be drawn from any ‘no comment’ replies
- Fingerprints – both for the database and for the investigation in the actual proceedings
- Written statements – the circumstances in which it might be a good idea for the client to be advised to have a ‘no comment’ interview and for a written statement to be read out instead
- The important things that do not require any consent from the suspect at the police station stage
- The important things that do require consent from the suspect at the police station stage
- The taking of samples to test for the presence of Class A drugs
- The very best advice to give to the suspect after the interview has taken place
- Identification procedures
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The product code for this DVD is LDV200502.
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