Any officer or employee of the Division of Criminal Investigation designated by the attorney general may:
             (1)      Carry firearms;

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20B-63

  • Agent: an authorized person who acts on behalf of or at the direction of a manufacturer, distributor, or dispenser and includes a common or contract carrier, public warehouseman, or employee thereof. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20B-1
  • Person: any corporation, association, limited liability company, partnership or one or more individuals. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20B-1
  • Property: includes property, real and personal. See
  • Property: includes property, real and personal. See
  • Property: includes property, real and personal. See
  • State: the State of South Dakota. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20B-1

             (2)      Execute and serve search warrants, arrest warrants, administrative inspection warrants, subpoenas, and summonses issued under the authority of this state;
             (3)      Make arrests without warrant for any offense under this chapter committed in his presence, or if he has probable cause to believe that the person to be arrested has committed or is committing a felony;
             (4)      Make seizures of property pursuant to the provisions of this chapter; and
             (5)      Perform such other law enforcement duties as the chief agent may designate.

Source: SL 1970, ch 229, § 11 (b); SDCL Supp, § 39-17-123.