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Police and Criminal Evidence Act (PACE) 1984

CODE A- RIGHTS TO STOP AND SEARCH

CODE B-RIGHT TO SEARCH PREMISES

CODE C- DETENTION, TREATMENT AND QUESTIONNING

CODE D-IDENTIFICATION PROCEDURES

CODE E-TAPE RECORDING OF INTERVIEWS

CODE F-VIDEO RECORDING OF INTERVIEWS

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Stop and Search- MISUSE OF DRUGS ACT

WHO- A PERSON OR VEHICLE (OCCUPANTS)

WHAT-CONTROLLED DRUGS (COCAIN, HEROIN ECT)

WHERE-ANYWHERE

WHY- THE POLICE HAVE REASONABLE SUSPICION TO BELIEVE THAT THE PERSON IS IN POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED DRUGS

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Stop and Search- PACE

WHO-A PERSON OR VEHICLE

WHAT-STOLEN GOODS OR PROHIBITED ARTICLES (OFFENSIVE WEAPONS, SHARP ARTICLES, BLADES)

WHERE-PUBLIC PLACES-PUBS, PRIVATE GARDENS

WHY-THEY HAVE REASONABLE GROUNDS TO SUSPECTING THAT THE SUSPECT IS IN POSESSION OF STOLEN GOODS OF PROHIBITED ITEMS

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