Definition of search warrant in English:
A legal document authorizing a police officer or other official to enter and search premises.
- The officers ought to have obtained a search warrant before entering the Appellant's residence.
- His role is to provide that assistance which is necessary to the peace officers executing the search warrant.
- The section allows the police to obtain a search warrant from a justice of the peace.
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