LO Training - July Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th

Date(s) - 24/07/2021
10:00 am - 1:30 pm


You can book this training here

Legal Observers are an essential part of the support we provide at protests. Whether they’re handing out key advice on bust cards, or finding witnesses for arrests, legal observers help to ensure that people protesting don’t face the legal system alone.

You can read more about what a legal observer is in this guide.

This LO training will be happening online, via Zoom, over two days: Saturday 24th 10am-1:30pm & Sunday 25th 1.30-5pm. Please note you MUST attend both days to complete the training.



Key Messages

  • No Comment
  • You do not need to answer police questions, so don’t.

  • No Personal Details
  • You don't have to give details under ANY stop and search power.

  • No Duty Solicitor
  • Use a recommended solicitor with protest experience.

  • No Caution
  • They admit guilt for an alleged offence that might never get to court.

  • What Power?
  • Ask "What power?" to challenge a police officer to act lawfully.