Cal. Pen. Code § 814

Current through the 2023 Legislative Session.
Section 814 - Warrant of arrest

A warrant of arrest issued under Section 813 may be in substantially the following form:

County of ____

The people of the State of California to any peace officer of said State:

Complaint on oath having this day been laid before me that the crime of ____ (designating it generally) has been committed and accusing ____ (naming defendant) thereof, you are therefore commanded forthwith to arrest the above named defendant and bring him or her before me at ____ (naming the place), or in case of my absence or inability to act, before the nearest or most accessible magistrate in this county.

Dated at (place) this day of ,


(Signature and full official title of magistrate.)

Ca. Pen. Code § 814

Amended by Stats 2015 ch 303 (AB 731),s 391, eff. 1/1/2016.
Amended by Stats 2014 ch 54 (SB 1461),s 13, eff. 1/1/2015.