The Police and Criminal Evidence Act (PACE) and its Codes of Practice are a vital part of the legislative framework that lays out police powers for combating crime. This revised version of PACE Code H sets out the requirements for the detention, treatment and questioning of suspects related to terrorism in police custody by police officers. This Code applies to people in police detention after 00.00 on 27 October 2013, notwithstanding that their period of detention may have commenced before that timeCode H: Revised Code of Practice in Connection With, the Detention, Treatment and Questioning by Police Officers of Persons in Police ... (d) the search shall be conducted with proper regard to the sensitivity and vulnerability of the detainee in these circumstances and ... If the detainee agrees, a registered medical practitioner or registered nurse should whenever possible be asked to assess the risksanbsp;...
|Title||:||Home Office: Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 Code H: Revised Code of Practice in Connection with: The Detention, Treatment and Questioning by Police Officers of Persons in Police Detention Under Section 41 of, and Schedule 8 to the Terrorism Act 2000: The Treatment and Questioning by Police Officers of Detained Persons in Respect of Whom an Authorisation to Question After Charge has Been Given Under Section 22 of the Counter-Terrorism Act 2008|
|Author||:||Great Britain: Home Office|
|Publisher||:||The Stationery Office - 2013-10-21|