Police Resources

PACE Codes A through H including detailed index for Police & Criminal Evidence Act 1984. Magistrates' Court Sentencing Guidelines, Definitive Guidelines, Crown Court, Court Bench Books. Facility to include own legal references & client matters to App. Find all references to a subject from searchable index; available offline. Favourite items from search results.

Favourites & Flagged

Bookmark PACE entried from PACE Codes or Act, bookmark offence guidelines & references for quick access in court. Bookmark items as flagged to general references frequently needed.

Fines calculators

Police Reference App includes the most comprehensive set of fines calculators, including Fines Band A to F with victim surcharge with adjustable fine percentage. The overweight vehicles fines calculator helps calculate fine for overweight vehicle and multiple axles.

Date calculators

Adjournment dates, disqualification & drink drive rehabilitation course dates calculation.


CPS Legal Guidance is the definitive reference for Court Legal Advisors at Magistrates' and Crown Court. This searchable index provides an offline index to this legal guidance. Items from CPS Legal Guidance can be bookmarked for quick reference in Court.

Judicial College

Comprehensive legal guidance and documentation from the Judicial College including Adult, Family, Youth & Crown Court Bench Books. Includes Pronouncement Cards for Adult, Family, Youth & Welsh courts.

Sentencing Council

The Police Reference includes the Magistrates' Court Sentencing Guidelines issued by The Sentencing Council.
This is provided in two existing formats with the Adoble PDF format and HTML web-based pages. Includes all of the Definitive Guidelines for Magistrates' Court, Crown Court & Sexual Offences. All judicial references can be accessed via offence index with offline search function. Any legal reference can be bookmarked as a favourite for quick reference in Court.

Advocates may add their own content vie email or file transfer utility (iTunes, USB). Bespoke content is searchable and can be bookmarked as favourite.

Court locations

PACE Codes A through H including Police & Criminal Evidence Act 1984.

Search warrants

Handy references for search warrants & checklist, trial form, police information, various court oaths.

Guideline fines

The Judicial College quick reference guidelines fines for fine bands A to C, showing min & max, RWI unemployed & employed matrix maintained by the App.

Court directions

Offline contact details and locations for all Courts & Tribunals in Engand and Wales. Links to Google Maps which does require an internet connection for live map view. Support for iPad & iPhone devices.

Drink driver rehabilitation course dates

Calculation for drink driver disqualification & rehabilitation course dates compliant with p183 item 20 of the Magistrates' Court Sentencing Guidelines. This comprises course completed by and last day of reduced disqualification dates. Includes the facility to amend date to start of interim disqualification date where required.

Adjournment dates Community orders

Date calculation for short disqualification for other motoring offences (e.g. days or weeks), community order or suspended sentence order completion dates up to a 36 month completion date.

Pronouncement cards

The Police Reference maintains all the pronouncement cards for Courts; adult, family, youth, oedolion, teulu and ieuenctid (including welsh language support).

Fine calculators

Check that fines are correctly calculated. Fines calculator for Fine Bands A to F including e.g.p. or percentage discount from guilty plea; court costs; victim surcharge & compensation. Adjustable fine percentage for mitigation or aggravated fines.

Overweight vehicles

Overweight vehicles fines are frequently miscalculated either confusing gross vehicle weight or specific axle weight calculation. Overweight vehicles fine calculator supporting driver, owner, company; gross vehicle weight & multiple axle calculation.

The App is available via the following App vendors. Search the app store for "SentencingGuidelines" or click the your platform button from your device.