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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2014-10-30more like thismore than 2014-10-30
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Home Office more like this
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star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Arrests more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps her Department is taking to prevent people performing citizens' arrests being prosecuted. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Romford remove filter
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Andrew Rosindell more like this
star this property uin 212551 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>Section 24a of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 gives citizens a power of arrest for indictable offences. Liability to be prosecuted as a result of making such an arrest is an operational matter for the police and the Crown Prosecution Service.<br><br>The Crown Prosecution Service has published comprehensive guidance on this matter on its website. This can be found at the following link:<br><a href="http://www.cps.gov.uk/legal/s_to_u/self_defence/#Civilian_Powers_of" target="_blank">http://www.cps.gov.uk/legal/s_to_u/self_defence/#Civilian_Powers_of</a></p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hemel Hempstead more like this
star this property answering member printed Mike Penning more like this
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less than 2014-11-05T14:39:34.3570942Zmore like thismore than 2014-11-05T14:39:34.3570942Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Mike Penning more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Andrew Rosindell more like this