The criminal investigation process

A supplementary legal studies resource, where students learn about police powers and the investigation of crime.

Students learn about:

  • police powers
  • reporting crime
  • investigating crime: gathering evidence, use of technology, search and seizure, use of warrants
  • arrest and charge, summons, warrants
  • bail or remand
  • detention and interrogation, rights of suspects


Please note:

Syllabus outcomes and content descriptors from Legal Studies Stage 6 Syllabus (2009) © NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales, 2009

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