Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 432 (Jul)
Court: Administrative Court
Judge:

Silber J

Representation Andrew Wilson (instructed by Ben Hoare Bell & Co) for the appellant.
  David Richardson (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the prosecution.
Judgment Dates: 29 July 2002

Catchwords

Police - Powers - Power to retain property relevant to criminal proceedings - Appellant purchasing stolen motorbikes - Appellants not involved in theft - Motorbikes lacking identification numbers - True owners not traceable - Justices holding motorbikes should be destroyed by police - Whether justices in error - s 1(1).

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