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User Guide to Police Powers and Procedures

This guide to Police Powers and Procedures Statistics is designed to be a useful reference guide with explanatory notes on the statistics.

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User Guide to Police Powers and Procedures

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The guide contains a glossary of terms, notes on interpreting the figures, and information on sources of data on other police powers.

Published 18 April 2013
Last updated 26 October 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated to accompany publication of 'Police powers and procedures England and Wales year ending 31 March 2017'.
  2. Updated to accompany publication of 'Police powers and procedures England and Wales year ending 31 March 2016'.
  3. Updated 'User guide to Police powers and procedures'.
  4. Updated to accompany 'Police powers and procedures England and Wales year ending 31 March 2014'.
  5. Updated to accompany 'Police powers and procedures England and Wales 2012 to 2013.
  6. First published.