A designated immigration officer1 at a port2 may detain3 an individual if the immigration officer thinks that the individual may be liable to arrest by a constable4, may be liable to arrest by a constable4A if the act or omission had taken place in England, or is subject to a warrant for arrest5. A designated immigration officer who detains an individual:
(1) must arrange for a constable or an officer belonging to the French Republic to attend as soon as is reasonably practicable6;
(2) may search the individual for, and retain, anything that
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and millions of others like it, sign-in to LexisLibrary or register for a free trial.
EXISTING USER? SIGN IN
TAKE A FREE TRIAL
0330 161 1234