FORCEFUL ARRESTS: AN OVERVIEW OF SECTION 49 OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE ACT 51 OF 1977 AND ITS RECENT AMENDMENTS

The debate concerning the use of violence by the police force is an endless one. Section 49 of the Criminal Procedure Act 51 of 1977 serves as a framework for the use of violence by police officers during arrests in South Africa. While some hold the opinion that the powers of the police in this resp...
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Author:

Rinda Botha [VerfasserIn]

Advocate Jo-Mari Visser [VerfasserIn]

Format:

Electronic Article

Language:

Afrikaans ; German ; English ; Dutch

Published:

2012

Subjects:

Forceful arrest

violence

police

Containing Work:

In: Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal - North-West University, 2008, 15(2012), 2, Seite 345-379

Containing Work:

volume:15 ; year:2012 ; number:2 ; pages:345-379

Links:

https://doaj.org/article/a4771e68cdd043419f415f59d848da34 [kostenfrei]

http://www.nwu.ac.za/af/webfm_send/58098 [kostenfrei]

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DOAJ019307683

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