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Crime: Nature Conservation

Question for Home Office

UIN 218738, tabled on 15 December 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what discussions her Department has had on the creation of standard operating procedures for the conduct of police wildlife crime officers.

Answered on

5 January 2015

There are no plans to create specific operating procedures for the conduct of police officers when they are investigating wildlife crimes. Police officers investigating wildlife crimes are subject to the same standards of professional
behaviour that apply to all police officers.

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