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The law on police powers in Barbados

Alair P. Shepherd

The law on police powers in Barbados

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Published by Arawak Publications in Kingston, Jamaica .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Police power -- Barbados.,
  • Constitutional law -- Barbados.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementAlair P. Shepherd and Kareen C. Cole.
    ContributionsCole, Kareen C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKGL1301 .S54 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 173 p. ;
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18406837M
    ISBN 109768189754
    ISBN 109789768189752
    LC Control Number2008367857
    OCLC/WorldCa83593788

    COMMUNITY POSTS: Six Roads Barbados CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION DEPARTMENT: Officer i/c. POLICE BULLETIN RE MISSING MAN: The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing man. Missing is: Obrien Decoursey White, 37 years of Welch Village, St. John. Circumstances: Obrien Decoursey White was reported missing by his sister Sabrina White on Wednesday, 22nd January, and was last seen /5(24). Police depend on the approval and trust of the public to effectively do their jobs. The ultimate goal of policing is to achieve voluntary compliance with the law in the community. Police must be unwavering in their duties and adherence to the law, maintaining impartiality and avoiding the temptation to be swayed by public opinion.


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The Law on Police Powers in Barbados would be the first ever attempt to present a comprehensive treatment of the law in respect of police powers in Barbados. The specificity and comprehensiveness of the exposition of the law in this area make this book unique.

Another distinctive aspect of the book is that the authors treat with police powers under statutes as diverse such as the Mutual Legal. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages ; 23 cm: Responsibility: Alair P.

Shepherd and Kareen C. Cole. Additional powers of Police. PART VII Repealed by Repealed by PART VIII Police Band Barbados Police Force. The Force shall be primarily employed for (a) the maintenance of law and order; have the force and effect of law and shall be binding on all persons.

(4) For the purposes of this section and section However, as was subsequently pointed out by the police authorities, there are more than a few statutes that authorise the police to stop and search a vehicle without a warrant if any person is unlawfully in possession of prohibited goods.

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The investigative powers of the police are for example described in the Police Law, the Arms and Munitions Law, the Opium Law, the Road Traffic Lawthe Entry Law and the Code of Criminal Procedure. These powers are bound by very strict rules. Some of these powers may be applied by an officer himself, like the examples before.

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