OBSTRUCTION DEFENSE LAWYERS | HUNDAL LAW FIRM BRAMPTON

 

Defending a case against obstruction requires in-depth knowledge in law. Our obstruction defense lawyers in Brampton are best at what they do. Hundal law firm Brampton never compromises when it comes to the future of our clients. We strive to get them the best deal.

 

129. Every one who

(a) resists or wilfully obstructs a public officer or peace officer in the execution of his duty or any person lawfully acting in aid of

such an officer,

(b) omits, without reasonable excuse, to assist a public officer or peace officer in the execution of his duty in arresting a person or

in preserving the peace, after having reasonable notice that he is required to do so, or

(c) resists or wilfully obstructs any person in the lawful execution of a process against lands or goods or in making a lawful

distress or seizure,

 

Proof of the Offence

In addition to the essential elements of identity, time and jurisdiction, the prosecution shall prove that:

1. the complainant was a peace officer within the meaning of s. 2

2. the peace officer was engaged in lawful duty at all relevant times

- If the officer was undertaking an arrest, there were reasonable grounds to do so

3. the accused knew that the complainant was a peace officer (e.g. could see the officer's uniform, utterance of officer)

4. the accused obstructed the officer 

5. the obstruction was willful

 

Hundal law firm also provides expert consultation on all criminal related charges including sexual assault charges in Brampton.

 

 

 

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Brampton, Ontario L6S 5Z5

905-451-9100

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