They don’t have the power of citizen’s arrest if it can be shown that a police constable could have reasonably made the Nurse practitioner 2020 the one where they risk their lives to save yours shirt. Gather the evidence by all means but let the professionals take the action. Do people understand how much pressure the police have or how hard it would be to get convictions in sexual crimes? Even with evidence of an actual crime being committed cps don’t allow a lot of cases to go further. And as for sentencing, the police don’t choose what they sentenced for or how long. Keep it up guys, as a mother of 2 very young children I think you’re doing an outstanding job in helping to protect children and bring these people to the attention of the police and indeed the public around them.