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I deal with a traffic offence but forget to verbally NIP the driver. What do i do now?

I have 14 days to send it in the post


How long can a road check last?

7 days

Can be extended an unlimited amount of times


Under what circumstances can you pull a car over?

You can only pull a car over if you are wearing your tie. You must be uniform.

Train newly appointed officers in traffic.
Identify of driver - establish
Enquire whether they have been drinking


Do you have to be in uniform to pull over cars in a section 4 road check?

Yes - think uniform do the stop and detectives do the talking.

PCSO’s can also pull cars over.