Seize (someone) by legal authority and take into custody
police arrested him for murder
Arrest contrary to law.
The state of being kept as a prisoner in one’s own house, rather than in a prison
A sudden, sometimes temporary, cessation of function of the heart
The state or condition of being confined by the authorities to one's own rooms.
An arrest by an ordinary person without a warrant, allowable in certain cases
A valid arrest for a minor offence, made in order to investigate the arrestee for a more serious offence for which there are no legal grounds to make an arrest.
= protective custody.
A postponement or stay of a court decision because of a legal challenge or problem
Arrest (someone) again