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Code of Practice published for 'simplified' OCDs framework

A new draft code of practice published by the MoJ aims to ensure that police only use cautions for minor, first-time offences.

Code of Practice published for 'simplified' OCDs framework

Date - 1st August 2023
By - Cash Boyle
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A consultation on a new code of practice which provides operational guidance on using Out of Court Disposals (OCDs) has been launched by the MoJ. This draft code has been published the year after new legislation replaced the previous patchwork of...
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