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Schedule: B - Forms in criminal proceedings

Form: 17.16 Warrant to arrest - Criminal Justice Act 2007, Section 51(1) (as substituted by the Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009, section 23)


S.I. No. 33 of 2010

Schedule B

O17. r.11


17.16

CRIMINAL JUSTICE ACT 2007, SECTION 51(1) (as substituted by the Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009, section 23)

WARRANT TO ARREST


District Court Area of

District No.

WHEREAS from the information on oath and in writing sworn on this day before me by................, of............................, a member of the Garda Síochána not below the rank of Superintendent, it appears that ................................. , of ............................, was arrested *(at .........................) *(in .................... Garda Síochána station) on the.........day of .................. 20 ...... at .....a.m./p.m on suspicion of having committed an offence to which section 50 of the above-named Act applies, namely ................... and *(was taken to and detained in) *(was detained in) .................... Garda Síochána station and that the said ........................ was released without any charge having been made against him/her on the ......... day of .................. 20 ...... at ..... a.m./p.m

AND WHEREAS FROM SAID INFORMATION I AM SATISFIED THAT

*FURTHER information has come to the knowledge of the Garda Síochána since the release of the said ................................. as to *his/*her suspected participation in an offence, to wit: ...................... contrary to ..............................................

*Notwithstanding that the Garda Síochána had knowledge, prior to the release of the said .............., of *his/*her suspected participation in an offence, to wit:

..................................... contrary to ....................................... for which offence *his/*her arrest was sought in this application, the questioning of the said person in relation to that offence, prior to his release, would not have been in the interests of the proper investigation of the offence.

THIS IS TO AUTHORISE YOU to whom this warrant is addressed to arrest the said .............................

*THE SAID .................................. is to be brought before *a judge of the District Court /*a judge of the Circuit Court

*upon arrest

*at ..... a.m./p.m on the ......... day of ............ 20...... *and thereafter at .......................

Dated and issued this ....... day of ................ 20 ...... at ............... a.m./p.m.

Signed ...............................

Judge of the District Court

To: Superintendent of the Garda Síochána at ...................................

*Delete where inapplicable