HC Deb 28 June 1988 vol 136 cc309-10

6.—(1) In this Schedule—

(2) A person is in police detention for the purposes of this Schedule if—

  1. (a) he has been taken to a police station after being arrested for an offence; or
  2. (b) he is arrested at a police station after attending voluntarily at the station or accompanying a constable to it,
and is detained there or is detained elsewhere in the charge of a constable, except that a person who is at a court after being charged is not in police detention for those purposes.