[CrPC] The Code of Criminal Procedure `1974

CrPC An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to Criminal Procedure.

List of Chapters & Sections

  1. PRELIMINARY

  2. CONSTITUTION OF CRIMINAL COURTS AND OFFICES

  3. POWER OF COURTS

  4. A.--POWERS OF SUPERIOR OFFICERS OF POLICE

  5. B.--AID TO THE MAGISTRATES AND THE POLICE

  6. ARREST OF PERSONS

  7. A.--Summons

  8. B.--Warrant of arrest

  9. C.--Proclamation and attachment

  10. D.--Other rules regarding processes

  11. A.--Summons to produce

  12. B.--Search-warrants

  13. C.--General provisions relating to searches

  14. D.--Miscellaneous

  15. RECIPROCAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR ASSISTANCE IN CERTAIN MATTERS AND PROCEDURE FOR ATTACHMENT AND FORFEITURE OF PROPERTY

  16. SECURITY FOR KEEPING THE PEACE AND FOR GOOD BEHAVIOUR

  17. ORDER FOR MAINTENANCE OF WIVES, CHILDREN AND PARENTS

  18. A.--Unlawful assemblies

  19. B.--Public nuisances

  20. C.--Urgent cases of nuisance or apprehended danger

  21. D.--Disputes as to immovable property

  22. PREVENTIVE ACTION OF THE POLICE

  23. INFORMATION TO THE POLICE AND THEIR POWERS TO INVESTIGATE

  24. JURISDICTION OF THE CRIMINAL COURTS IN INQUIRIES AND TRIALS

  25. CONDITIONS REQUISITE FOR INITIATION OF PROCEEDINGS

  26. COMPLAINTS TO MAGISTRATES

  27. COMMENCEMENT OF PROCEEDINGS BEFORE MAGISTRATES

  28. A.--Form of charges

  29. B.--Joinder of charges

  30. TRIAL BEFORE A COURT OF SESSION

  31. A.--Cases instituted on a police report

  32. B.--Cases instituted otherwise than on police report

  33. C.--Conclusion of trial

  34. TRIAL OF SUMMONS--CASES BY MAGISTRATES

  35. SUMMARY TRIALS

  36. PLEA BARGAINING

  37. ATTENDANCE OF PERSONS CONFINED OR DETAINED IN PRISONS

  38. A.--Mode of taking and recording evidence

  39. B.--Commissions for the examination of witnesses

  40. GENERAL PROVISIONS AS TO INQUIRIES AND TRIALS

  41. PROVISIONS AS TO ACCUSED PERSONS OF UNSOUND MIND

  42. PROVISIONS AS TO OFFENCES AFFECTING THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE

  43. THE JUDGMENT

  44. SUBMISSION OF DEATH SENTENCES FOR CONFIRMATION

  45. APPEALS

  46. REFERENCE AND REVISION

  47. TRANSFER OF CRIMINAL CASES

  48. A.--Death Sentences

  49. B.--Imprisonment

  50. C.--Levy of fine

  51. D.--General provisions regarding execution

  52. E.--Suspension, remission and commutation of sentences

  53. PROVISIONS AS TO BAIL AND BONDS

  54. DISPOSAL OF PROPERTY

  55. IRREGULAR PROCEEDINGS

  56. LIMITATION FOR TAKING COGNIZANCE OF CERTAIN OFFENCES

  57. MISCELLANEOUS