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629.30 Arrests; by whom made; aiding officer.

Subdivision 1. Definition. Arrest means taking a person into custody that the person may be held to answer for a public offense. "Arrest" includes actually restraining a person or taking into custody a person who submits.

Subd. 2. Who may arrest. An arrest may be made:

(1) by a peace officer under a warrant;

(2) by a peace officer without a warrant;

(3) by an officer in the United States Customs Service or the Immigration and Naturalization Service without a warrant;

(4) by a private person.

A private person shall aid a peace officer in executing a warrant when requested to do so by the officer.

HIST: (10566) RL s 5225; 1981 c 108 s 1; 1985 c 265 art 10 s 1

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