Definition of arrestee
: a person who is under arrest
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IndyStar does not typically identify juvenile arrestees unless they have been charged and waived to adult court.
Each gun was confiscated in Los Angeles County by the crime task force, which goes by the acronym L.A. IMPACT, either at crime scenes or from arrestees.
Roughly 100 people protested Sunday at a Detroit detention center, many expressing their concern for the arrestees' safety.
Self said the arrestees from Central America say there is a perception that the dangerous journey to America may not be worth the risk because the chances of being sent back are much higher.
The second arrestee was identified as Max Harris, Drenick said.
A retired police officer in Louisiana has been convicted of kicking an auto burglary suspect in the face while the arrestee was being handcuffed by an officer.
Of course, not all of those arrestees will be detained.
ICE did not specify the charges the DACA arrestees face, if any.
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Legal Definition of arrestee
: a person who is or was under arrest
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