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Name: Prevention of Crimes Act (Cap. 339).
Country: Antigua and Barbuda
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1874-06-18
Entry into force:
ISN: ATG-1874-L-75952
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line Government of Antigua and Barbuda, 10 p. PDF PDF (consulted on 2007-05-28)
Abstract/Citation: Aims to prevent violent crime.
1. Short title
2. Interpretation
3. Summary Conviction
4. Offences made punishable
5. Punishment of persons previously convicted
6. Persons subject to supervision of police
7. Duties of person subject to supervision
8. Punishment for not notifying residence
9. Indictments under this Act
10. (1) Offences against this Act
10. (2) Licence may be forfeited
10. (3) Penalty for refusing to produce licence
11. Offences against this Act
12. Offences against this Act
13. Constables may search premises
14. How previous conviction may be proved
15. Evidence against persons having received stolen
16. Saving as to capital punishment
17. Any person may apprehend
18. Punishment for assaulting persons apprehending
19. Night
20. Expenses of prosecution to be allowed

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