Tairangi School Procedure Statement

POLICE IN THE SCHOOL        NAG 6 Legislation & Regulations

The following procedures are to be followed by the school:

  1. Police will only be able to interview students or take students from the school grounds if parents/caregivers consent has been obtained.
  2. If Police are to interview students or take them from the school, then a staff member or the parent/caregiver or the parent/caregiver’s representative must be present.
  3. When Police must interview a student, disruption of the classes will be kept to a minimum.  If Police wish to interview a student or teacher, they must work through the Principal.
  4. If Police are going to interview or arrest a staff member, the school must be given time to arrange appropriate cover for their work.

File:police6.doc        Procedure Statement – Police in the School