Police resources

The documents below set out the Police Approved Interpreters/Translators (PAIT) scheme, alongside the guidance published by the College of Policing to police officers on the use of interpreters and translators. 

Briefing the interviewee: aide-memoire for interpreter-assisted interviews   Police Authorised Interpreters and Translator service (PAIT) – Q & A   Police Authorised Interpreters and Translators Scheme – An explanation   Working with an interpreter aide-memoire for interpreter -assisted interviews
Code of ethics   Briefing note: Using language services   Police launch new scheme for qualified and vetted interpreters   National Police Language Services Procedural Update