§ 13-3841 Definitions
§ 13-3842 Fugitives from justice; duty of governor
§ 13-3843 Form of demand
§ 13-3844 Governor may investigate case
§ 13-3845 Extradition documents; contents
§ 13-3846 Extradition of persons not present in demanding state at time of commission of crime
§ 13-3847 Issue of governor’s warrant of arrest; its recital
§ 13-3848 Manner and place of execution
§ 13-3849 Authority of arresting officer
§ 13-3850 Duty of arresting officer; application for writ of habeas corpus; notice
§ 13-3851 Noncompliance with preceding section; classification
§ 13-3852 Confinement in jail when necessary
§ 13-3853 Arrest prior to requisition
§ 13-3854 Arrest without a warrant
§ 13-3855 Commitment to await requisition; bail
§ 13-3856 Bail; in what cases; conditions of bond
§ 13-3857 If no arrest made on governor’s warrant before the time specified
§ 13-3858 Forfeiture of bail
§ 13-3859 Persons under criminal prosecution in this state at time of requisition
§ 13-3859.01 Local criminal prosecution; continuance of status; time limits tolled
§ 13-3859.02 Imprisonment; alternative methods of extradition
§ 13-3860 Guilt or innocence of accused; when inquired into
§ 13-3861 Governor may recall warrant or issue alias
§ 13-3862 Fugitives from this state; duty of governors
§ 13-3863 Application for issuance of requisition; by whom made; contents
§ 13-3864 Payment of account of agent; method as exclusive; classification
§ 13-3865 Exemption from civil process
§ 13-3865.01 Written waiver of extradition proceedings; prior waiver
§ 13-3866 No right of asylum
§ 13-3867 Interpretation
§ 13-3868 Short title
§ 13-3869 Extradition of persons to and from Indian jurisdiction
§ 13-3870 Executive agreements
§ 13-3870.01 Use of facsimile signature
§ 13-3870.02 Extradition; recovery of expenses

Terms Used In Arizona Laws > Title 13 > Chapter 38 > Article 5

  • Act: means a bodily movement. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Action: includes any matter or proceeding in a court, civil or criminal. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Crime: means a misdemeanor or a felony. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • criminal offense: includes any of the following:

    (a) A felony or misdemeanor offense. See Arizona Laws 13-3841

  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • escape: means :

    (i) A departure from custody or from a juvenile secure care facility, a juvenile detention facility or an adult correctional facility in which the person is held or detained, with knowledge that the departure is not permitted, or the failure to return to custody or detention following a temporary leave granted for a specific purpose or for a limited period. See Arizona Laws 3-1703

  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Executive authority: includes the governor, and any person performing the functions of governor in a state other than this state. See Arizona Laws 13-3841
  • Extradition: The formal process of delivering an accused or convicted person from authorities in one state to authorities in another state.
  • Felony: means an offense for which a sentence to a term of imprisonment in the custody of the state department of corrections is authorized by any law of this state. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Governor: includes any person performing the functions of governor by authority of the law of this state. See Arizona Laws 13-3841
  • Habeas corpus: A writ that is usually used to bring a prisoner before the court to determine the legality of his imprisonment. It may also be used to bring a person in custody before the court to give testimony, or to be prosecuted.
  • including: means not limited to and is not a term of exclusion. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Magistrate: means an officer having power to issue a warrant for the arrest of a person charged with a public offense and includes the chief justice and justices of the supreme court, judges of the superior court, judges of the court of appeals, justices of the peace and judges of a municipal court. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Misdemeanor: means an offense for which a sentence to a term of imprisonment other than to the custody of the state department of corrections is authorized by any law of this state. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Oath: includes an affirmation or declaration. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Peace officer: means any person vested by law with a duty to maintain public order and make arrests and includes a constable. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Peace officers: means sheriffs of counties, constables, marshals, policemen of cities and towns, commissioned personnel of the department of public safety, personnel who are employed by the state department of corrections and the department of juvenile corrections and who have received a certificate from the Arizona peace officer standards and training board, peace officers who are appointed by a multicounty water conservation district and who have received a certificate from the Arizona peace officer standards and training board, police officers who are appointed by community college district governing boards and who have received a certificate from the Arizona peace officer standards and training board, police officers who are appointed by the Arizona board of regents and who have received a certificate from the Arizona peace officer standards and training board, police officers who are appointed by the governing body of a public airport pursuant to section 28-8426 and who have received a certificate from the Arizona peace officer standards and training board, peace officers who are appointed by a private postsecondary institution pursuant to section 15-1897 and who have received a certificate from the Arizona peace officer standards and training board and special agents from the office of the attorney general, or of a county attorney, and who have received a certificate from the Arizona peace officer standards and training board. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Person: means a human being and, as the context requires, an enterprise, a public or private corporation, an unincorporated association, a partnership, a firm, a society, a government, a governmental authority or an individual or entity capable of holding a legal or beneficial interest in property. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Process: means a citation, writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Writ: means an order or precept in writing issued in the name of the state or by a court or judicial officer. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Writing: includes printing. See Arizona Laws 1-215