629.14 ARREST WITHOUT WARRANT.
The arrest of a person may be lawfully made also by any peace officer or a private person,
without a warrant upon reasonable information that the accused stands charged in the courts of a
state with a crime punishable by death or imprisonment for a term exceeding one year. When
arrested the accused must be taken before a judge with all practicable speed and complaint must
be made against the accused under oath setting forth the ground for the arrest as in section
Thereafter the answer shall be heard as if the accused had been arrested on a warrant.
History: (10547-24) 1939 c 240 s 14; 1983 c 359 s 122; 1985 c 265 art 10 s 1; 1986 c 444