HOME OFFICE ANNOUNCE NEW CODES OF PRACTICE

05 November 2013

Saturday 26th October 2013 - From midnight new versions of PACE Codes of Practice A,B,C,E,F and H  come into effect, Codes D and G remain unchanged. The changes within Code C relate to the entitlement to an Appropriate Adult being extended to include 17 year olds and for the provision of written updates to the custodial process in a detainees native language. An updated Home Office approved ’Notice of Rights and Entitlements’ for detainees can be found on this website under ’Legislation & Guidance’ along with links to the latest version of each of the codes.