Public Order Act change: Officers urged to take note

Public Order Act change: Officers urged to take note

New guidance from the College of Policing details how personnel should respond to change of Section 5.

Date - 30th January 2014
By - Cliff Caswell - Police Oracle
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Officers need to reconsider how they use their powers of arrest under Section 5 of the Public Order Act with a key change set to come into force at the beginning of February. The College of Policing has produced updated guidance for personnel...
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