Search - Police Manual chapter

Search - Police Manual chapter

Date Published: 
November 2022

The 'Search' Police Manual chapter outlines Police powers under the Act and is Police’s primary reference on practice and policy relating to searches of places, vehicles and things, and for searching people. Some parts of this chapter have been considered not appropriate for release and, if requested, would be withheld under the Official Information Act 1982 (the Act). In these parts of the chapter, the relevant sections of the Act that would apply have been identified.