Duty Of Arresting Officer
Sec. 3. Duty of arresting officer. – It shall be the duty of the officer executing the warrant to arrest the accused and deliver him to the nearest police station or jail without unnecessary delay.
WHAT IS THE DUTY OF THE ARRESTING OFFICER WHO ARRESTS A PERSON?
> He must deliver the person immediately to the nearest jail or police station
WHY SHOULD HE DELIVER? WHAT IS THE EVIL SOUGHT TO BE AVOIDED?
> This is to avoid situations when the officer will hold the law in his own hands