Guidance to Police on Photography in Public


#1

Just come across this - thought that it may be useful to add to the documents that we need to carry with us … …


#2

Hello NL, a very usefull document, is a clearer copy available for download anywhere?, it’s readable anyway, but I’d like to print it out and the sharper the better as people are more inclined to believe a good quality print.

Ta

edit…OK, Found it Guidance for Photographers


#3

Mine printed out ok. Very clear. Thanks for that.


#4

Its a very good thing to carry with you, just be careful of them using section 43 as a ‘catch all’, it seems to be a very popular get out of jail free card for many officers, almost a you must answer my questions Sonny Jim.

https://www.met.police.uk/advice/advice-and-information/ph/photography-advice/


#5

There is a document in the Members Area similar,
if not the same as that, which is posted in the
“GADC Drone Information Pack”


#6

This document is over eight years old - is it still valid? :thinking:


#7

Anti terror malarkey made the police jumpy . It’s to remind themselves how the law should be interpreted .


#8

Doubt it has in this day and age, but, might just put some “young” green copper on his back foot !.


#9

Thanks for that ,I will be carrying this letter when out flying.
Jim