443. Codes of practice governing the investigation of offences.

443.     Codes of practice governing the investigation of offences.

The provisions of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 19841 which relate to investigations of offences conducted by police officers or to persons detained by the police are applied, with modifications, to investigations of offences conducted by a service policeman2 under the Armed Forces Act 2006, or to persons under arrest under that Act3. Persons other than police officers who are concerned with the exercise of powers of arrest, search and entry or the investigation of offences under the Armed Forces Act 2006 are required to observe Codes