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detention

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

Published in print January 2007 | ISBN: 9780192807021
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191726736
detention

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Depriving a person of his liberty against his will following arrest. The Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 closely

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Subjects: Policing

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