Filed Under: Criminal Law
2 definitions found for this term.
Definitions are presented in the order source books were published (most recent first).
Criminal Procedure 4/e$75.00 – $120.00
A person exercising authority under the Criminal Code to investigate criminal offences and exercise powers such as arrest. In most instances, a peace officer will be a police officer, but the definition also encompasses others, including, for example, some customs officers, correctional officers, and pilots while an aircraft is in flight. See the definition in section 2 of the Code.
Mental Health Courts
Decriminalizing the Mentally Ill$54.00 – $86.40
Any police officer, mayor, sheriff, bailiff, and others by virtue of their office.