Summer Legal Observer Training

Date(s) - 01/08/2015
All Day

London Action Resource Centre (LARC)


Our Legal Observer training is very comprehensive, covering:

  • Police tactics
  • Stop & Search law & procedure
  • Arrestee support
  • Police ranks & command structure
  • How to provide good witnesses and nail inappropriate policing
  • How to get more involved with GBC

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.