CRIMES ACT 1914

Part IAA - Search, information gathering, arrest and related powers (other than powers under delayed notification search warrants)  

Division 2 - Search warrants  

SECTION 3G   3G   Availability of assistance and use of force in executing a warrant  
In executing a warrant:


(a) the executing officer may obtain such assistance; and


(b) the executing officer, or a person who is a constable and who is assisting in executing the warrant may use such force against persons and things; and


(c) a person who is not a constable and who has been authorised to assist in executing the warrant may use such force against things;

as is necessary and reasonable in the circumstances.




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