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Other Investigative Powers

From: Criminal Procedure 3/e


Discussion of police investigative techniques other than searches with and without a warrant: general warrants under s. 487.01 of the Criminal Code, powers of detention, and justification under s. 25.1 of the Criminal Code.



Steve Coughlan

Steve Coughlan is a professor at the Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University. He is the author of Criminal Procedure (Irwin Law, 2008, 2012, and 2016) and many other books, as well as a co-author of the Annual Review of Criminal Law. He is one of the editors of the Criminal Reports and is a co-author of the National Judicial Institute Criminal Law Essentials e-letter. He is the recipient of a number of teaching awards, including the Association of Atlantic Universities Distinguished Teacher Award.