TITLE

In defence of the innocent

PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Lawyer (Online Edition);5/28/2013, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article presents author's opinion on the protecting the identity of arrested people by police as a part of criminal investigations in Great Britain. It mentions that the Association of Chief Police Officers (Acpo) banned on police reveling the identity of criminals. It mentions that concealing the identity may prevent the victims to come foreward in the public.
ACCESSION #
88066710

 

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