The aim of this paper is to consider the psychological implications of urgent interviews under the England and Wales Terrorism Act 2000 (TACT) and Police and Criminal Evidence Act (PACE) code H. It will briefly introduce the law as it relates to urgent interviews, consider the context of urgent interviews with terrorist suspects, identify some of the relevant psychological issues and provide recommendations from a psychological perspective as to how various risks to the investigative process may be avoided.
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||iIIRG Bulletin : Putting theory into practice : the dilemmas of law and psychology : 2nd International Investigative Interviewing Research Group Conference|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|
|Event||International Investigative Interviewing Research Group Conference (2nd : 2009) - Middlesbrough, UK|
Duration: 14 Jun 2009 → 16 Jun 2009