my son 16 yesrs old was recently detained by police for investigation of a riot. he was denied of his request to make a call to inform his parents. pls advise what is our rights under this scenario

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    answered on 29/08/2016

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    Generally, if the police deny his request on the basis that it will affect the investigations, there is little that you can do from a legal perspective as his parents.

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  • The police can detain him for up to 48 hours. After he is bailed out, you can seek help from legal counsel. hitmen 13/09/2016