Guidance

Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE) code B: draft code of practice

This publication was withdrawn on 18 April 2016

This document has been superseded. An updated code of practice is available.

This draft code outlines police powers to search premises and seize and retain property found on premises.

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Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE) code B code of practice

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The draft Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE) code of practice (code B) deals with police powers to:

  • search premises
  • seize and retain property found on premises and persons