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Law Q&A: Urinating in a street

Law Q&A: Urinating in a street

David Pickover considers what crime has been committed if an officer spots and individual urinating in the street.

Date - 28th August 2014
By - David Pickover - Police Oracle
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Question An officer walking the beat turns the corner and sees a male urinating against a shop doorway.  This is a common occurrence in the UK, but what offence has been committed exactly? There are those who say Section 5 of the Public...
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