Investigative Interviewing

Listed below you will find a series of documents related to specific cases that you might mind interesting. Please feel free to download any you might find useful. We will continually update this page with new articles so please check back often.

SUSPECT

  • When to caution a witness/suspect R v Shillibier [2006] EWCA Crim 793 DOWNLOAD
  • Pre interview disclosure* (See PACE Code C 11.1.a 2014)  - Not cricket to disclose evidence to suspect - R v Imran [1997] DOWNLOAD
  • Prepared Statement prior to interview - R v Knight [2003] DOWNLOAD
  • Prepared Statement - R v McGarry [1998] DOWNLOAD
  • Adverse Inferences - R v Roble [1997] DOWNLOAD
  • Solicitors Advice & Adverse Inferences - R v Argent [1996] [1997]  DOWNLOAD
  • Conversation or Interview? DPP v Hughes [2011] DOWNLOAD
  • Interview - No caution - R v Williams 2012 DOWNLOAD
  • Adverse inference from silence - prepared statement - T v DPP [2007]  DOWNLOAD
  • Fitness for interview and access to legal advice - Beeres v CPS [2014] DOWNLOAD
  • No obligation to answer police questions - Rice v Connolly [1966] DOWNLOAD
  • Stated cases regarding Appropriate Adults - Read Here
  • Special Warnings - s36 (Object/Mark/Substance) - R v ABBAS [2010] DOWNLOAD
  • Special Warnings - s36 Flow chart - DOWNLOAD
  • Special Warnings - s37 Flow chart - DOWNLOAD
  •  Oppression - R v Prager 1972 - - DOWNLOAD
  • Oppression - Jake Hawkins Scottish Case [2017] - DOWNLOAD
  • Adverse inferences plus officers reading witness statements in interview - R v CHIVERS [2011] - DOWNLOAD
  • PACE Code C 10 - Cautions & Special Warnings - DOWNLOAD
  • PACE Code C11 (Including 11.1.a) General Interviews - DOWNLOAD
  • Pre interview briefings & Legal advice - R v Saunders [2012] - DOWNLOAD

 

 

 

VICTIM - WITNESS

 

 

  • R v Barker 2010 - Competence of (child) witness - Baby P - DOWNLOAD
  • Experience of young victims & witnesses in the CJS - Feb 2012 HMIC - DOWNLOAD
  • ABE in Criminal Proceedings - Guidance on interviewing victims & witnesses and using special measures - DOWNLOAD
  • ABE - Special Measures Fact Sheet [2011] - DOWNLOAD
  • ABE - Vulnerable & Intimidated Witnesses [2011] - A Police Service Guide - DOWNLOAD
  • Action Dispels Fear [2009] - A CJS publication 'solving the problem of witness intimidation' - DOWNLOAD
  • Victims of Crime - Code of Practice - DOWNLOAD