Your copy of the books may not need these amendments as they are updated in future reprints.


See page 15 of “Evidence and Procedure” – Remands in police custody should read “[b] if under 18 years – 24 hours.”

See page 35 of “Crime” – Top paragraph should read: “Actual Bodily Harm. Offence, to commit an assault occasioning actual bodily harm [This can include shock].”

See page 56 of “Crime” – Defences should read “Photographs for training social workers”.

See page 107 of “Crime” – Right hand side of “human trafficking” flow chart should read “facilitates“.

See page 91 of “General Duties” – Missing left hand text. The flow chart should read:

Not in the syllabus

Pages 74 – 75 of General Duties Made Simple.


See page 12 of “General police duties” – “IPCC” should read “IOPC”

See page 52 of “Traffic” – “The 17 year old driver” should read: A person who is 17 and is driving the vehicle commits this offence, only if another person aged under 18 is present.

“Motorhome/caravans” should read: No offence is committed when they are being used as living accommodation.

See page 71 of “Evidence and Procedure” – Under “Inspector’s authority – Non-intimate samples”, omit “in police detention” from the left column of the flow chart at the top of the page.