25 March 2019Legal Article: PNLD Legal Adviser, Nicola Robinson, provides an overview of Applicable Bail Periods as officers seek clarification on the processes that must be followed in relation to them.
Legal News & Articles
18 March 2019The CPS has announced that paedophiles caught in undercover stings are to face tougher charges, following mounting concern that those who are prosecuted are being treated too leniently because there is no actual child victim involved.
Children's rights campaigners report that half of children tasered by police are from black or other minority ethnic groups
12 March 2019The Children's Rights Alliance for England (CRAE) has published a report which states that half of children who are tasered by the police, come from black or other minority ethnic groups.
04 March 2019The Home Secretary has condemned the 'senseless violence' that has seen a rise in the number of teenagers being stabbed to death across the UK.
04 March 2019The two-tier framework essentially removes the options for PNDs and Simple Cautions; forces that have adopted this framework can either issue Community Resolutions or Conditional Cautions. Forces have moved to this framework at different times, as it has become operationally and financially viable for them
04 March 2019Legal Article: PNLD Legal Adviser, Shelley Gregory, provides an insight into the householder defence and reviews the current case law regarding force and trespass.