Appropriate Adults

Could you be an ‘Appropriate Adult’ volunteer in Croydon?

Posted on September 28th, by Gokcen Odabas in Politics & Society. No Comments

The local Appropriate Adult scheme is run by Croydon Voluntary Action. Could you be a part of it?

What happens when a juvenile or a person with a mental difficulties is taken into custody – something that is already an uneasy experience for a well-functioning adult?

Public concern over obtaining misleading evidence from vulnerable suspects led to the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 … Read More »