- The act of restraining a person, potentially using physical force, by someone with proper authority like a police officer, in relation to a crime. This causes the individual to reasonably feel they cannot leave the situation
- The act of confining a person under legal authority, marking them as being in official custody
- Following the investigation, the police issued an arrest for the suspected person.
- The officer had to arrest the individual after finding incriminating evidence.
- After a lengthy chase, the fugitive was finally put under arrest.