Canadian Criminal Procedure and Practice
This book is a reference for practitioners, police officers, and law students who need a convenient way to look up legislation, principles, and case law. The reader is assumed to already have a knowledge of criminal law.
There is no guarantee whatsoever as to the accuracy, completeness, or currency of the information provided in this or any other companion text. Nothing here should be taken as legal advice.
For recent developments on these series of books see News on Canadian Criminal Law series.
CAUTION: this wikibook ceased active development in 2012. A more up-to-date branch of this text can be found at http://criminalnotebook.ca.
Contents[edit | edit source]
Police Investigation[edit | edit source]
- Arrest and Detention
- Search and Seizure
- Rights against Search and Seizure
- Reasonable Expectation of Privacy
- Warrantless Searches
- Warrant Searches
- Types of Search Warrants
- Seizure of Property
- Exclusion of Evidence
- Waiver of Charter Rights
Counsel[edit | edit source]
- Role of the Crown and Defence
Court Proceedings[edit | edit source]
- Types of Offences
- Informations and Indictments
- Pre-Trial and Trial Motions
- Preliminary Inquiry
- Mental Illness