Answering questions from authorised officers

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As with the police, other than providing your name and address, you do not have to answer any other questions from any authorised officers: you have a right to remain silent or say ‘no comment’.

As with the police, there is no such thing as an ‘off the record’ conversation. Anything you say can be used against you if you are later charged and prosecuted in court.