Arrest Without Arrest Warrant

Is it possible for the police to arrest a person without any arrest warrant?
Posted 1 year ago  | 
Criminal Defense
Criminal Defense

1 Answer(s)

Rashi Gahlaut
Advocate

As long as the police have good reason (called "probable cause") to believe that a crime has been committed and that the person they want to arrest committed the crime, they can, with just one exception, make an arrest without asking a judge for a warrant.