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California Code, Penal Code - PEN § 837

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ARRESTS BY PRIVATE PERSONS. ?A private person may arrest another:

1.?For a public offense committed or attempted in his presence.

2.?When the person arrested has committed a felony, although not in his presence.

3.?When a felony has been in fact committed, and he has reasonable cause for believing the person arrested to have committed it.

Cite this article: - California Code, Penal Code - PEN § 837 - last updated January 01, 2019 |

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