Taylor v Chief Constable of Thames Valley Police [2004]

Facts

  • A boy was arrested in a second protest after video evidence showed him committing a criminal offence at a prior (first) protest

Issue

  • Was the arrest lawful

Decision

  • Yes

Reasoning

  • A ground of arrest must be told in simple, non-technical language; a test satisfied in the present case
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