NZ Police 'roast busters' Interview questions
Interview questions for the Waitemata police in relation to the 'ROAST BUSTERS' gang ("the gang"/"the case")
To be interviewed:
Supt. Bill SEARLE (District Commander, Waitemata Police )
Det Supt. Andy LOVELOCK
Det. Insp. Bruce SCOTT
Do the police have probable cause or reasonable suspicion to suspect any member of the gang, or any participant in the activities of the gang, have committed a criminal offence?
+ When did police form this opinion and upon what evidence?
How many victims of the gang are there, what are their ages, and on what dates did the offences against them occur?
What was the name given to this case? What was the status of this case: enquiry/operation etc.
What plans did the police have to end the gang?
Given the police statement that the gang's facebook page was was open for operational and tactical reasons:
+ How many suspects were able to be identified in this case? - were they interviewed?
+ How many victims were able to be identified in this case? - were they interviewed?
+ was there an intention to keep the website open until there was another suspect? or another victim?
+ How many videos, images or other documents did Det Insp Bruce Scott of the Waitemata police inspect in relation to the case and how many did he determine were evidence of a criminal offence?
+ Did any other officer view these videos, images or documents beside Det Insp Bruce Scott - and what was there determination of criminality?
What measures and what staff resources (including staff hours) have been put into protecting the safety of the victims in this case?
What staff resources (including staff hours) have been put into protecting the safety of the suspects in this case?
Do the police know the whereabouts of the gang?
+ If overseas now, what is the date the suspect left and in which country are they?
Has a draft summary of facts been prepared for the laying of an information/charging document in the case?