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Citizen Arrest Guidance

Alert message sent 19/06/2018 14:23:00

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To all Neighbourhood Watch Members.
Re. Citizens arrest.

Please find attached guidance notes.
Recently there have been a couple of incidences where members of the public have detained suspected criminals. These were active incidences where the Police may not have been able to attend prior to the culprits getting away so members of the public acted. Unfortunately the Police can't be everywhere.
Members of the public are allowed to arrest these people although extreme care should be taken when doing so.
Please read the notes before even thinking of this action.

Lindsay
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Lindsay Morgan (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Luton)
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