Policy paper

PACE Code E 2016

Code of practice on audio recording interviews with suspects.



This revised Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE) Code E has effect from 2 February 2016.

It outlines the requirements for audio recording interviews with suspects.

It was revised following a statutory consultation.

You can also read the order bringing the code into force and the explanatory memorandum describing the changes.

Published 27 January 2016