Dear West Midlands Police,there is a law which states that a JP cannot give powers to another person to send a summons,so under what law can birmingham city council issue a court summons. Also when a police constable makes an arrest for breaking an act of parliment [not common law] is he also committing fraud as he is collecting revenue for a private company
Dear Mr Palmer
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Under what law can Birmingham City Council issue a court summons.
Also when a police constable makes an arrest for breaking an act of
parliament [not common law] is he also committing fraud as he is
collecting revenue for a private company?
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