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 view?

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

Order timeframe

Access details will be delivered via email within 15 minutes.

Presenters

Mark Edgar
Barrister

Peter Tomlinson
Barrister