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A Cranky Old Lady’s Guide to Daily Annoyances: A“Citizen’s Arrest”

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A citizen’s arrest is made by a private citizen, instead of the police.

Usually it is allowed in situations where harm to another person is imminent and the onlooker can restrain him.

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Martha Manning, Ph.D.

Martha Manning, Ph.D.

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Dr. Martha Manning is a writer and clinical psychologist, author of Undercurrents and Chasing Grace. Depression sufferer. Mother. Growing older under protest.