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Police Investigations – the uncertainty of RUI

In the last few years Police investigations of media personalities have highlighted concerns over long periods for which suspects remained on Police bail; often restricting their movements and requiring attendance at the Police station regularly to ensure compliance with the…

Inquests in deprivation of liberty cases

The Policing and Crime Act 2017 was granted Royal Assent on 31 January 2017. Section 178 of the Act will, once in force, amend the Coroners and Justice Act 2009 as follows: ‘But a person is not in state detention at any…