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THE EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND POLICING A handbook for police officers and other law enforcement officials Jim Murdoch Ralph Roche Council of Europe Publishing

The European Convention on Human Rights and Policing Page 2 The opinions expressed in this handbook are the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy of the Council of Europe. All requests concerning the reproduction or translation of all or part of the publication should be addressed to the Directorate of Communications (F-67075 Strasbourg or All other correspondence concerning this publication should be addressed to the Support to Human Rights National Implementation Unit, Human Rights Policy and Development Department, Directorate of Human Rights, Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law, Council of Europe. Photo: Cover and layout: SPDP, Council of Europe © Council of Europe, December 2013 Printed at the Council of Europe