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Force considering ending consensual stop and search

Practice which is unique to Scotland in the UK may no longer take place at all after a review of its use.

Force considering ending consensual stop and search

Date - 5th February 2015
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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Police Scotland is considering scrapping the practice of consensual stop and search, and how it can be replaced. The force is currently the only one in the UK to use both statutory and non-statutory stop and search – the latter being based on...
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