enforcement of the law, a port-of-entry agent as defined in Section
, and a volunteer authorized to issue a citation under Section
may issue and deliver a citation requiringany person subject to arrest or prosecution on a misdemeanor or infraction charge to appearat the court of the magistrate before whom the person should be taken pursuant to law if theperson had been arrested.
If you don’t release me after arrest, then I “demand” my right under Utah law at 41-6-166and 77-9-2 to be taken before the magistrate without any unnecessary delay for the purpose of setting bond and posting bail. See Utah law at 41-6-166 to wit:
Appearance upon arrest for misdemeanor -- Setting bond.Whenever any person is arrested
for any violation of this act punishable as a misdemeanor,
, for the purpose of setting bond,
in the following cases,
be taken withoutunnecessary delay before a magistrate
within the county in which the offense charged is allegedto have been committed and who has jurisdiction of such offense and is nearest or most accessiblewith reference to the place where said arrest is made,
in any of the following cases:(1) When a person arrested demands an immediate appearance before a magistrate.
(2) When the person is arrested upon a charge of driving or being in actual physical control of avehicle while under the influence of alcohol or any drug or combination thereof as prescribed inSection
.(3) When the person is arrested upon a charge of failure to stop in the event of an accident causingdeath, personal injuries, or damage to property.(4) In any other event when the person arrested refuses to give his written promise to appear incourt as hereinafter provided, or when in the discretion of the arresting officer, a written promiseto appear is insufficient.
See also Utah law at 77-9-2 to wit:
Procedure after arrest.An officer who has made an arrest pursuant to Section 77-9-1 shall without unnecessary delaytake the person arrested before a magistrate
of the county in which the arrest was made. Themagistrate shall conduct a hearing to determine the lawfulness of the arrest. If he finds the arrestwas lawful, the magistrate may commit the person arrested for a reasonable time or may admit the person to bail pending extradition proceedings.
I demand that you bring me before a magistrate or judge immediately on the authority of Runnels v. United States, 138 F.2d 346 (9
Cir. 1943) and Meintz v. Huntington, 276 F. 245, 248.
Officer, I want to inform you that Tribal Court Lawyer Luis Anthony Ewing will behelping me beat all of your Tickets that exceeded the scope of your authority in a CIVILTRAFFIC STOP and
at (360) 353-4846 or <firstname.lastname@example.org> or <>or <>.Please send only CASH DONATIONS to: Luis Ewing, c/o GeneralDelivery, (City of) Copalis Crossing, The State of Washington