Definitions for "Arrest warrant"
A warrant based on probable cause allowing a police officer or officers to arrest a person accused of criminal wrongdoing.
A document that tells a police officer to arrest a person accused of breaking the law and take them to Court to start a case against them.
A judge's order to law enforcement officers to arrest and bring to jail a person charged with a crime, also called a warrant of arrest. The warrant is issued upon a sworn declaration by the district attorney, a police officer or an alleged victim that the accused person committed a crime. (