Contents of request for provisional arrest

Czech Republic

Czech republic - Act on International Judicial Cooperation in Criminal Matters 2013 EN

PART THREE Individual forms of International Judicial Cooperation
Chapter II Extradition of Persons
Sub-chapter 1 Requesting Extradition from a Foreign State

Section 81 Preliminary Custody
(2) The court will attach to the request pursuant to Section 79 (1) the following:
a) an order to arrest, order to detain or order to deliver a person for execution of a sentence of imprisonment,
b) declaration of identity of the person concerned by the extradition, containing his name and surname, other personal data enabling his identification and data on his nationality, eventually his description, photograph and fingerprints
c) if a request for extradition for the purpose of criminal prosecution is concerned, a declaration of the court about the upper limit of the extent of sentence for the criminal offence in question,
d) if a request for extradition for the purpose of execution of a sentence is concerned, a copy of the operative part of the judgment,
e) declaration of the court, that criminal liability or execution of the sentence has not been statute-barred.

Rome Statute

Article 92 Provisional arrest

2. The request for provisional arrest shall be made by any medium capable of delivering a written record and shall contain:

(a) Information describing the person sought, sufficient to identify the person, and information as to that person's probable location;

(b) A concise statement of the crimes for which the person's arrest is sought and of the facts which are alleged to constitute those crimes, including, where possible, the date and location of the crime;

(c) A statement of the existence of a warrant of arrest or a judgement of conviction against the person sought; and

(d) A statement that a request for surrender of the person sought will follow.