§ 10.79.015 Other grounds for issuance of search warrant
§ 10.79.020 To whom directed — Contents
§ 10.79.035 Issuance of search warrants by magistrates
§ 10.79.040 Search without warrant unlawful — Penalty
§ 10.79.050 Restoration of stolen property to owner — Duties of officers
§ 10.79.060 Strip, body cavity searches — Legislative intent
§ 10.79.070 Strip, body cavity searches — Definitions
§ 10.79.080 Strip, body cavity searches — Warrant, authorization, report
§ 10.79.090 Strip, body cavity searches — Medical care not precluded
§ 10.79.100 Strip, body cavity searches — Standards for conducting
§ 10.79.110 Strip, body cavity searches — Actions for damages, injunctive relief
§ 10.79.120 Strip, body cavity searches — Application of RCW 10.79.130 through 10.79.160
§ 10.79.130 Strip, body cavity searches — Warrant required — Exceptions
§ 10.79.140 Strip, body cavity searches — Uncategorized searches — Determination of reasonable suspicion, probable cause — Less-intrusive alternatives
§ 10.79.150 Strip, body cavity searches — Written record required, contents — Unnecessary persons prohibited
§ 10.79.160 Strip, body cavity searches — Physical examinations for public health purposes excluded
§ 10.79.170 Strip, body cavity searches — Nonliability when search delayed

Terms Used In Washington Code > Chapter 10.79 - Searches and seizures

  • 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.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • person: may be construed to include the United States, this state, or any state or territory, or any public or private corporation or limited liability company, as well as an individual. See Washington Code 1.16.080
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Subpoena duces tecum: A command to a witness to produce documents.