California Penal Code Section 842

CA Penal Code § 842 (2017)  

An arrest by a peace officer acting under a warrant is lawful even though the officer does not have the warrant in his possession at the time of the arrest, but if the person arrested so requests it, the warrant shall be shown to him as soon as practicable.

(Amended by Stats. 1957, Ch. 2147.)

Last modified: October 25, 2018