Whether a police officer can search a person/place without a search warrant?

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Yes. Under certain conditions, police can do this. What is search warrant? A legal document authorizing a police officer or other official to enter and search premises. Under what circumstances a search warrant can be issued ? According to Section 93 section — 1.a ) where any court has reason to believe that a person… Read more »

In case of road accident to whom we report ?

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You can give the information nearest police station. Motor Accidents Claims Tribunal MACT deals with matters related to compensation of motor accidents victims or their next of kin .The Tribunal deal with claims relating to loss of life/property and injury cases resulting from Motor Accidents. MACT Courts are presided over by Judicial Officers from the… Read more »

Whether a police officer can arrest a person without warrant?

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If person has been involved in any cognizable offence, police can arrest without warrant. When you are arrested, you are taken into custody. This means that you are not free to leave the scene. Without being arrested, you can be detained, however, or held for questioning for a short time if a police officer or other… Read more »

Is it an offence to register/lodge false FIR ?

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Yes. Under section 182 IPC or under section 211 IPC it is punishable offence. Lodging of a false FIR/complaint is punishable under IPC. Such an informant / complainant can be proceeded against under section 182 IPC or under section 211 IPC by the police. Private person against whom false FIR/complaint has been lodged can also file… Read more »

Are any kind of fee or charges to be paid to police for registration of FIR ?

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No, It is free of cost. FIR – A First Information Report (FIR) is a written document prepared by police organizations in Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan when they receive about the commission of a cognizable offence. An FIR is a very important document as it sets the process of criminal justice in motion. It is only… Read more »

Can your later version become an F.I.R?

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No because FIR will remain the same on which the investigation was started. The later statement being during investigation, even if found true cannot become F.I.R. FIR – A First Information Report (FIR) is a written document prepared by police organizations in Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan when they receive about the commission of a cognizable offence. An… Read more »

What is section 166?

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Section 166 – Public servant disobeying law, with intent to cause injury to any person. “Whoever, bring a public servant, knowingly disobeys any direction of law as to the way in which he is to conduct himself as such public servant, intending to cause, or knowing it to be likely that he will, by such… Read more »

What is section 167?

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Section 167 – Whoever, being a public servant, and being, as suchpublic servant, charged with the preparation or translation of any document, frames or translates that document in a manner which he knows or believes to be incorrect, in- tending thereby to cause or knowing it to be likely that he may thereby cause injury… Read more »

What is Section 211?

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Section 211 – False charge of offence made with intent to injure. Whoev­er, with intent to cause injury to any person, institutes or causes to be instituted any criminal proceeding against that person, or falsely charges any person with having committed an offence, knowing that there is no just or lawful ground for such proceeding… Read more »

What is Section 182?

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Section 182 – False information, with intent to cause public servant to use his lawful power to the injury of another person.—Whoever gives to any public servant any information which he knows or believes to be false, intending thereby to cause, or knowing it to be likely that he will thereby cause, such public servant— To… Read more »