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  Arrest - LoveToKnow 1911
Arrests in England are either in civil or in criminal cases.
The arrest may be made,-1st, by warrant; 2nd, by an officer without warrant; 3rd, by a private person without warrant; or, 4th, by a hue and cry.
Arrest of Judgment is the assigning just reason why judgment should not pass, notwithstanding verdict given, either in civil or in criminal cases, and from intrinsic causes arising on the face of the record.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Arrest   (1456 words)

 Arrest - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An arrest is the action of the police, or person acting under the law, to take a person into custody so that they may be forthcoming to answer for the commission of a crime.
Also, there are certain non-criminal arrests that allow for the seizure of representatives not present in the legislative body lacking a quorum, and the forfeiture of property.
Arrest can thus be considered to have been a continuous process from the moment of detainer to the pronunciation of the formal words of the caution.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Arrest   (996 words)

 arrest | English | Dictionary & Translation by Babylon
An arrest is the action of the police, or person acting under the color of law, to take a person into custody so that they may be forthcoming to answer for the commission of a crime.
An arrest on mesne process is made in order that the defendant shall answer, after judgment, to satisfy the claim of the plaintiff; on being arrested, the defendant is entitled to be liberated on giving sufficient bail, which the officer is bound to take.
The arrest is one of the means which the law gives the creditor to-secure the person of his debtor while the suit is pending, or to compel him to give security for his appearance after judgment.
www.babylon.com /definition/arrest/English   (2488 words)

 BBC - The Law Essential Guides - Powers of Arrest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The power of arrest used by the police is very complex in legal terms, but it is a little more streamlined in England and Wales than it is in the other parts of the UK.
However, it permits arrest on several grounds, but not a general power of arrest to maintain order - such as not being able to arrest an individual for "breach of the peace" unless there is an immediate risk of violence for example.
So the police can arrest someone without a warrant if an officer thinks the person is giving false information about their name or address, or believes that they will cause damage to property.
www.bbc.co.uk /crime/law/powersofarrest.shtml   (1068 words)

 About Sudden Death and Cardiac Arrest
Most of the cardiac arrests that lead to sudden death occur when the electrical impulses in the heart become rapid (ventricular tachycardia) or chaotic (ventricular fibrillation) or both.
Cardiac arrest can be reversed in most victims if it's treated with immediate CPR and an electric shock to the heart within 7 to 10 minutes.
In the remainder of this booklet, statistics relating to sudden death and cardiac arrest are highlighted in pink.
www.americanheart.org /presenter.jhtml?identifier=604   (808 words)

 Arrest Processing - Fingerprinting - Responsibility for and Timing of Fingerprinting in Certain Arrest Circumstances
Arresting agencies should take individuals being issued appearance tickets for fingerprintable offenses into custody at the station, fingerprint those individuals and submit those Arrest Fingerprints to DCJS for processing.
Arresting agencies should utilize a manual or automated tracking system for individuals issued criminal summons and not fingerprinted at time of issuance of the summons to ensure that fingerprinting is completed as required by law.
If fingerprinting is not possible at the time of arrest, the department should have a policy in place to be used in determining whether the fingerprinting of an individual may be delayed.
criminaljustice.state.ny.us /stdpractices/arrest2c.htm   (1671 words)

 Your Rights if Arrested (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The arrested person is to be brought before the Court issuing the warrant or, if that is not possible, before the most accessible Court in the same county.
If the arrest is legal and you resist, you may be guilty of the crime of resisting lawful arrest.
The person making a citizen’s arrest cannot be liable for damages for false arrest if he had reasonable ground for believing a crime had taken place and you are the person who committed it.
www.illinoislawyerfinder.com.cob-web.org:8888 /publicinfo/arrested.html   (1586 words)

 VAWnet :: Spouse Assault Replication Program: Studies of Effects of Arrest on Domestic Violence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
A simplified summary of the results suggests that, while arrest was sometimes related to an initial deterrent effect, it often faded by the end of one year.
It is important to look at victims' perspectives on police interventions and at the message that arrest (or failure to arrest) gives to the victim, the abuser, their children, and to the community.
Arrest related to fewer assaults w/in 6 mos.; within 1 year arrest related to same level of recidivism as non-arrest; when offender absent at police arrival and received warrant, recidivism was lower according to official and victim interview data*; unemployed suspects more likely to reoffend than employed.
www.vawnet.org /DomesticViolence/Research/VAWnetDocs/AR_arrest.php   (2256 words)

 Citizens' Arrest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Indeed, the laws of citizens arrest appear to be predicated upon the effectiveness of the Second Amendment.
It would obviously be a violation of a suspect's civil rights to use excessive force, to torture, to hold in unsafe or cruel conditions or to invent a reason to arrest for the ulterior motive of settling a private score.
Anybody who makes a citizens arrest should not use more force than is necessary, should not delay in turning the suspect over to the proper authorities, and should never mete out any punishment...
www.constitution.org /grossack/arrest.htm   (837 words)

 Bug Arrest
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www.heartlandnatural.com /pet/bugarrest/index.htm   (437 words)

 Cardiac Arrest
During cardiac arrest a victim loses consciousness, stops normal breathing and loses pulse and blood pressure.
Most cardiac arrests that lead to sudden death occur when the electrical impulses in the diseased heart become rapid (ventricular tachycardia) or chaotic (ventricular fibrillation) or both.
Death from sudden cardiac arrest is not inevitable.
www.americanheart.org /presenter.jhtml?identifier=4481   (533 words)

 Sudden cardiac arrest - MayoClinic.com
Sudden cardiac arrest, also referred to as sudden cardiac death, is the sudden, unexpected loss of heart function, breathing and consciousness.
You may assume that sudden cardiac arrest is the same as a heart attack, but the conditions are different.
Sudden cardiac arrest usually results from a severely abnormal heart rhythm that interferes with the pumping action of your heart and causes the immediate cessation of blood flow from the heart to the rest of your body.
www.mayoclinic.com /health/sudden-cardiac-arrest/DS00764   (331 words)

 Citizen's arrest - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A citizen's arrest is an arrest performed by a person acting as a civilian, as opposed to a sworn law enforcement officer.
All states permit citizen arrests if a felony crime is witnessed by the citizen carrying out the arrest, or when a citizen is asked to help apprehend a suspect by the police.
A person who makes a citizen's arrest could risk exposing themselves to possible lawsuits or criminal charges (such as charges of impersonating police, false imprisonment, kidnapping, or wrongful arrest) if the wrong person is apprehended or a suspect's civil rights are violated.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Citizen's_arrest   (1650 words)

 Manila Standard Today -- Authorities planning to arrest 200 people -- feb25_2006
“Arrests shall be confined to the cases enumerated in the rules of court, as well as the arrest of those against whom warrants may have already been issued,” chief presidential legal counsel Antonio Nachura said.
Police sources said those to be arrested for conspiracy include active and inactive politicians and their lieutenants, and active and retired military officials.
Those to be arrested will be charged with rebellion or conspiracy to overthrow the government, offenses for which no bail is allowed under the newly declared state of national emergency.
www.manilastandardtoday.com /?page=news03_feb25_2006   (670 words)

 :: Welcome To The Official Site of Akbayan Citizens' Action Party ::
AKBAYAN Rep. Risa Hontiveros who was arrested violently by police officers in civilian clothes during a march celebrating International Women’s Day says that her arrest is meant to harass anti-Arroyo forces.
She pointed out that her arrest was intended to show the strong resolve of the administration to go after groups critical of Pres.
The solon said that her arrest is a veritable proof that despite the lifting of Proclamation 1017, the President is bent on violating civil liberties to silence those who simply wish to have the truth exposed.
www.akbayan.org /press_release_030806.htm   (337 words)

 Mandatory Arrest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
These studies strongly suggest that, although arrest alone may deter some men from continuing their abuse, when a battering suspect is unemployed, he tends to be more violent after an arrest.
He also noted that the study did not consider that arrested men may have been least likely to repeat their violence against the same women because of a displacement, rather than a deterrent, effect; that is, the researchers failed to investigate whether these men had simply gone on to batter new victims.
Thus, any feelings of relief that an arrest of their batterers might otherwise bring may be trumped by feelings of guilt, fear and concern about the fate of their partners in the criminal justice system.
academic.udayton.edu /health/01status/violence02.htm   (1511 words)

 Arrest Info. – Criminal Defense Lawyers
If the accused fails to appear, a warrant may be issued for his or her arrest by a judge if there is proof of service, or evidence that the accused received the summons or notice and failed to appear.
Keep in mind that, unlike a law enforcement officer, the person making a citizen’s arrest cannot be liable for damages for false arrest if he or she had reasonable grounds for believing a crime has taken place and you are the person who committed it.
Even if you are simply stopped and the officer does not arrest you, he or she can still search you and the area in your immediate presence for weapons if he or she has reasonable grounds to suspect that you may attack him, her or another person.
www.lawinfo.com /index.cfm/fuseaction/Client.lawarea/categoryid/144   (1592 words)

 Arrest warrant - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
An arrest warrant is a warrant issued by and on behalf of the state, which authorizes the arrest and detention of an individual.
Arrest warrants are issued by a judge or justice of the peace under section 83.29 of the Criminal Code.
A mittimus is a writ issued by a court or magistrate, directing the sheriff or other executive officer to convey the person named in the writ to a prison or jail, and directing the jailor to receive and imprison the person.
en.wikipedia.org.cob-web.org:8888 /wiki/Arrest_warrant   (453 words)

 Cardiac arrest - WrongDiagnosis.com
Although used interchangeably by many people, the terms "cardiac arrest" and "heart attack" are not the same thing.
A cardiac arrest, or circulatory arrest, is the abrupt cessation of normal circulation of the blood due to failure of the heart to contract effectively during systole.
With a diagnosis of Cardiac arrest, it is also important to consider whether there is an underlying condition causing Cardiac arrest.
www.wrongdiagnosis.com /c/cardiac_arrest/intro.htm   (688 words)

 Arrest Disposition Submission
In every instance where criminal arrest fingerprints have previously been submitted to the FBI, it is imperative that the final disposition be submitted to maintain a complete and accurate Criminal History Record.
Express the original arrest charge(s) in literal terms (e.g., murder, rape, robbery, etc.).  Numeric arrest codes and U.S. Title Codes are acceptable when accompanied by the literal charge.
The SID is an identifying number assigned to the subject of record by the state in which the arrest occurred.  Enter SID numbers with no more that ten alphanumeric characters, which includes the state abbreviations.
www.fbi.gov /hq/cjisd/arrestdispositions.htm   (1028 words)

 Cardiac Arrest - Page 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Cardiac arrest must be treated immediately to avoid sudden cardiac death (death that results from cardiac arrest).
Although there is some confusion in terms of recoding deaths due to cardiac arrest, it is estimated that about 330,000 Americans die every year due to cardiac arrest.
Prevention of cardiac arrest and sudden cardiac death is aimed at controlling underlying heart disease.
heart.healthcentersonline.com /cardiacarrest/cardiacarrest.cfm   (497 words)

 Cardiac Arrest Symptoms and Causes by MedicineNet.com
Cardiac arrest is the sudden loss of cardiac function, when the heart abruptly stops beating.
While having coronary artery disease or having a heart attack can increase a person’s risk for having cardiac arrest, a heart attack is not the same thing as cardiac arrest.
The mortality (death rate) from cardiac arrest can be decreased by providing immediate CPR and prompt defibrillation.
www.medicinenet.com /script/main/art.asp?articlekey=57598   (483 words)

 Assistance to U.S. Citizens Arrested Abroad
Persons violating the law, even unknowingly, may be expelled, fined, arrested, or imprisoned.
If arrested abroad, a citizen must go through the foreign legal process for being charged or indicted, prosecuted, possibly convicted and sentenced, and for any appeals process.
Bilateral Consular Conventions between the United States and individual countries are more specific, requiring notification, regardless of whether the arrested person requests it, and generally specifying the time period in which such notification is to be made.
travel.state.gov /travel/tips/emergencies/emergencies_1199.html   (987 words)

 Arrest Rights (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
If it turns out that you have been arrested unlawfully, you may sue the police officer for false arrest, but the arrest or detention may be lawful even if you are innocent.
If you are arrested for a misdemeanor (a crime in which the possible penalty is one year or less in jail) the police officer may give you a written complaint and summons and release you on your promise to appear in court on a specific date.
If you are arrested for a felony (a serious crime in which the possible penalty may be more than one year in jail) or if the police officer thinks you may not appear in court, you will be taken to the police station.
courts.co.calhoun.mi.us.cob-web.org:8888 /book005.htm   (2187 words)

 Arrest - Findlaw for the Public -
An "arrest" occurs when a person has been taken into police custody and is no longer free to leave or move about.
An arrest can be complete when a police officer simply tells a crime suspect that he or she is "under arrest", and the suspect submits without the officer's use of any physical force.
The key to an arrest is the exercise of police authority over a person, and that person's voluntary or involuntary submission.
criminal.findlaw.com /crimes/criminal_stages/criminal_arrest.html   (415 words)

 CNN.com - FBI probing how sex-for-drugs arrest became jail shootout - Jun 22, 2006
Authorities say that plan worked with five of the guards, who were arrested without incident.
It is against BOP rules for guards to have their own guns at the prison, the statement said.
The correctional institution is described by the Bureau of Prisons as a low security facility housing female inmates, with an adjacent detention center housing administrative security-level male inmates.
www.cnn.com /2006/US/06/22/fla.shooting/index.html?section=cnn_latest   (565 words)

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