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Can Police force the driver/owner of a vehicle to disclose the identity of any person/s that might have been in the vehicle?

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In New South Wales, section 14 of Law Enforcement (Powers and Responsibilities) Act grants Police power to require disclosure of driver or passenger/s identity. The police can only exercise this power if they reasonably believe that the vehicle was used in the commission of indictable offences. Indictable offences are offences that carry a minimum sentence […]