The Chief Examiner’s functions, powers and duties are set out in the Major Crime (Investigative Powers) Act 2004 .
This section contains general information about the examination process, and the role of the legal practitioner.
It should be read in conjunction with the information on this site about us and information for witnesses.
Witnesses in custody
Representing a client who is brought from custody to attend before the Chief Examiner.
Reviewed 25 March 2021