Wed 05 September | 1:00PM - 2:00PM | Your desk or portable device

Synopsis

You get a call in the middle of the night from the police station, what should you do?

Should you attend in person?

Should you advise the client to make a statement?

This is your opportunity to provide critical advice at a crucial time. 

Learning outcomes 

  • Gain an understanding of the different types of offences that you will likely encounter such as EBA, traffic offences, bail and domestic violence issues.

  • Learn more about administrative requirements you have under the Police Detention Legal Assistance.

  • Gain practical insights into how you can respond to a cold call from the police station and the type of initial advice you could give.

Who should attend?

All lawyers practising in criminal law including Youth Advocates, especially juniors or those seeking a refresher.

Presenters

Mark Edgar
Barrister

Peter Tomlinson
Barrister