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The answer ARREST has 367 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of arrest in various dictionaries:
noun - the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
noun - the state of inactivity following an interruption
verb - take into custody
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|You don't want to be under this|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|A stoppage or sudden cessation of motion.|
|The action of seizing someone and taking them into custody.|
|Attract the attention of (someone)|
|Stop or check (progress or a process)|
|Seize (someone) by legal authority and take them into custody.|
|stop or check (progress or a process).|
|attract the attention of (someone).|
|the action of seizing someone and taking them into custody.|
|a stoppage or sudden cessation of motion.|
|seize (someone) by legal authority and take them into custody.|
An arrest is the act of apprehending a person and taking them into custody, usually because they have been suspected of committing or planning a crime. After the person is taken into custody, usually at a police station, they can be questioned further and/or charged. An arrest is an important procedure in a criminal justice system.|
* Police and various other officers have powers of arrest. In some places, a citizen's arrest is permitted; for example in England and Wales, any person can arrest "anyone whom he has reasonable grounds for suspecting to be committing, have committed or be guilty of committing an indictable offence," although certain conditions must be met before taking such action.. Similar powers exist in France, Italy, Germany, Austria and Switzerland if a person is caught in an act of crime and not willing or able to produce valid ID.
* As a safeguard against the abuse of power, many countries require that an arrest must be made for a thoroughly justified reason, such as the