Operational HandbookBlackstone's Police Operational Handbook 2023 - now available to order!

  • The only portable, succinct law reference for police officers on the beat
  • Covers over 100 different offences in the areas of general crime, assaults, drugs, sexual offences, public disorder, firearms, licensing, and road traffic
  • Written and endorsed by the Police National Legal Database (PNLD) - the officially endorsed online legal information service for police forces in England and Wales
  • Clearly lays out all the legislation you need on patrol along with points to prove, powers of arrest, related cases, and practical considerations
  • Useful appendices at the back of the book contain dates of religious festivals and events, traffic data, a firearms ages chart, and handy contact and web addresses
  • Fully up to date with the latest legislation

New to this Edition

  • Updated to reflect changes to the syllabus since the previous edition was published
  • Includes a new chapter on diversity, equality, and inclusion
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