PSNI has 'one of the highest rates of stop and search'

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Description

The PSNI has one of the highest rates of officers using stop and search powers in the UK but the lowest arrest rate.

Period25 Mar 2021

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitlePSNI has 'one of the highest rates of stop and search'
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletThe Irish News
    Media typePrint
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date25/03/2021
    DescriptionThe PSNI has one of the highest rates of officers using stop and search and the lowest arrest rate.
    PersonsJohn Topping

Keywords

  • policing
  • PSNI
  • Police service of Northern Ireland
  • stop and search
  • police powers
  • children's rights
  • young people