UCMJ – United States Code of Military Justice

807. Article 7. Apprehension

02. Apprehension and Restraint

(a) Apprehension is the taking of a person into custody.

(b) Any person authorized under regulations governing the armed forces to apprehend persons subject to this chapter or to trial thereunder may do so upon reasonable belief that an offense has been committed and that the person apprehended committed it.

(c) Commissioned officers, warrant officers, petty officers, and noncommissioned officers have authority to quell quarrels, frays and disorders among persons subject to this chapter who take part therein

1 Comment for this entry

    • Lori

      I am trying to find out what UCMJ can do for and Oklahoma ARNG Active Duty who has be arrested and charged with one count of child abuse. It happened on civilian grounds at his personal home. He is in recruiting and retention for OKARNG under active duty orders.

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