Briefing from ROAPE Volume 10 Number 26
Instant Justice & Flogging to Secure the Peace

Instant Justice and Flogging to Secure the Peace
Vol.10 No.26 (Summer 1983), pp78-79
The Protection of Public Tranquillity Act 1982 was enacted, and came into effect upon signature by the President of the Republic on 28 December 1982. It confers on the police additional powers to arrest, detain, try and punish persons found in breach of the peace under the 1974 Sudan Penal Code.