Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Judge slams the Police in rape trial
by Society of the Spectacle Today at 1:55 pm

» Why won't grenfell go away?
by ceylon Today at 1:07 pm

» Predictive programming and the music industry.
by Awoken2 Today at 9:06 am

» The Wizard of OZ – an allegory…
by ceylon Yesterday at 7:05 pm

» UK Column
by ceylon Yesterday at 3:27 pm

» It looks like smoke & mirrors time don't it?
by LionsShare Yesterday at 12:00 pm

» Opening up the Gates to Hell?
by toolapcblack Yesterday at 10:21 am

» sent sar request and got back 1000 pages of bs
by Ausk Yesterday at 8:30 am

» Chris Riddell -The Underbed
by handle Yesterday at 1:12 am

» Reality chat with peter howard and company
by Society of the Spectacle Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:04 pm

» tv licence
by daveiron Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:46 pm

» Star wars rape & the Tories?
by ceylon Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:12 pm

» Getting credit cards when unemployed
by TommyI666 Wed Dec 13, 2017 1:04 pm

» Cabot and Restons Conspiracy to Defraud
by barnwebb Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:56 am

» Is it time to attack the internet?
by mitch Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:00 am

» What really SCARES Big Pharma? People who know how to CURE their own DISEASE!
by assassin Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:33 am

» More Interesting People - Diabetes
by assassin Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:17 am

» ok so i frist to post here, a way to move froward
by Whymeok Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:21 pm

» Reply to my 3rd letter has just arrived
by Kestrel Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:01 pm

» Love what you've done with the place!!
by Tom Bombadil Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:35 pm

» sol excalibre with cookiemonster
by Society of the Spectacle Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:01 pm

» Cabot - Catalogue
by Tiggy Mon Dec 11, 2017 7:42 pm

» Brian Harvey,
by Society of the Spectacle Mon Dec 11, 2017 1:16 pm

» Let's Have Some Tunes thread.
by Awoken2 Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:23 am

» Snow joke its December init?
by ceylon Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:18 am

» Natorial Protest
by LionsShare Sun Dec 10, 2017 5:49 pm

» Pursuit now by Insurance Company!
by steve chapman Sun Dec 10, 2017 1:57 pm

» Is snow news good news?
by ceylon Sun Dec 10, 2017 1:44 pm

» Court summons for non payment of council Tax.
by Ausk Sun Dec 10, 2017 8:16 am

» What is the link between the UK Foreign Office and terrorist groups in Syria?
by midnight Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:48 pm

» 3 LETTER COCK UP
by hoopoe22 Sat Dec 09, 2017 12:06 pm

» Do the papers EVER tell the truth?
by Kestrel Sat Dec 09, 2017 12:01 pm

» MURDER IN COLD BLOOD
by Ausk Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:23 am

» Site Update
by joedalton Fri Dec 08, 2017 9:38 pm

» Real Crime
by assassin Fri Dec 08, 2017 6:21 pm

» Wanting to offer support.
by Society of the Spectacle Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:04 pm

» Is it cold outside? Is it winter then?
by ceylon Fri Dec 08, 2017 12:27 pm


Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 (when to arrest a copper)

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 (when to arrest a copper)

Post by Lopsum on Thu May 11, 2017 6:09 am

http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2015/2/part/1/crossheading/offences-involving-police-or-prison-officers/enacted/data.pdf


  • Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015
  • 2015 CHAPTER 2
  • PART 1 CRIMINAL JUSTICE 

  • Offences involving police or prison officers
  • 26
  • Corrupt or other improper exercise of police powers and privileges
  • (1)
  • A police constable listed in subsection (3) commits an offence if he or she—
  • (a)
  • exercises the powers and privileges of a constable improperly, and
  • (b)
  • knows or ought to know that the exercise is improper.
  • (2)
  • A police constable guilty of an offence under this section is liable, on conviction on
  • indictment, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 14 years or a fine (or both).
  • (3)
  • The police constables referred to in subsection (1) are—
  • (a)
  • a constable of a police force in England and Wales;
  • (b)
  • a special constable for a police area in England and Wales;
  • (c)
  • a constable or special constable of the British Transport Police Force;
  • (d)
  • a constable of the Civil Nuclear Constabulary;
  • (e)
  • a constable of the Ministry of Defence Police;
  • (f)
  • a National Crime Agency officer designated under section 9 or 10 of the Crime
  • and Courts Act 2013 as having the powers and privileges of a constable.
  • (4)
  • For the purposes of this section, a police constable exercises the powers and privileges
  • of a constable improperly if—
  • (a)
  • he or she exercises a power or privilege of a constable for the purpose of
  • achieving—
  • (i)
  • a benefit for himself or herself, or
  • (ii)
  • a benefit or a detriment for another person, and
  • (b)
  • a reasonable person would not expect the power or privilege to be exercised
  • for the purpose of achieving that benefit or detriment.
  • (5)
  • For the purposes of this section, a police constable is to be treated as exercising the
  • powers and privileges of a constable improperly in the cases described in subsections
  • (6) and (7).
  • (6)
  • The first case is where—
  • (a)
  • the police constable fails to exercise a power or privilege of a constable,
  • (b)
  • the purpose of the failure is to achieve a benefit or detriment described in
  • subsection (4)(a), and
  • (c)
  • a reasonable person would not expect a constable to fail to exercise the power
  • or privilege for the purpose of achieving that benefit or detriment.
  • (7)
  • The second case is where—
  • (a)
  • the police constable threatens to exercise, or not to exercise, a power or
  • privilege of a constable,
  • (b)
  • the threat is made for the purpose of achieving a benefit or detriment described
  • in subsection (4)(a), and
  • (c)
  • a reasonable person would not expect a constable to threaten to exercise, or
  • not to exercise, the power or privilege for the purpose of achieving that benefit
  • or detriment.
  • (8)
  • An offence is committed under this section if the act or omission in question takes
  • place in the United Kingdom or in United Kingdom waters.
  • (9)
  • In this section—
  • “benefit” and “detriment” mean any benefit or detriment, whether or not in
  • money or other property and whether temporary or permanent;
  • “United Kingdom waters” means the sea and other waters within the
  • seaward limits of the United Kingdom’s territorial sea.
  • (10)
  • References in this section to exercising, or not exercising, the powers and privileges
  • of a constable include performing, or not performing, the duties of a constable.
  • (11)
  • Nothing in this section affects what constitutes the offence of misconduct in public
  • office at common law in England and Wales or Northern Ireland.
  • 27
  • Term of imprisonment for murder of police or prison officer
  • (1)
  • Schedule 21 to the Criminal Justice Act 2003 (determination of minimum term in
  • relation to mandatory life sentence) is amended as follows.
  • (2)
  • In paragraph 4(2) (cases for which a whole life order is the appropriate starting point),
  • after paragraph (b) insert—

  • (ba)
  • the murder of a police officer or prison officer in the course of his
  • or her duty,”.
  • (3)
  • In paragraph 5(2) (cases for which 30 years is the appropriate starting point), omit
  • paragraph (a).
  • (4)
  • The amendments made by this section apply only in relation to an offence committed
  • on or after the day on which they come into force.
avatar
Lopsum
Admin
Admin

Posts : 1035
Join date : 2017-01-15

http://goodf.forumotion.com

Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum