Smith v Chief Constable of Sussex Police 
- Joint appeal with Van Colle
- Smith reported continual threats to the police
- He was later severely injured by the person who was threatening him
- Were the police responsible for not protecting Smith?
- No duty
- Public policy
- Overruled decision in Osman v UK
Posted in Tort Law Revision Notes.
This page was last updated on 6th January 2014