Research guides

Pennsylvania Criminal Law

Arrest, Search & Seizure

Member Databases

Pennsylvania Criminal Law (LexisNexis Practice Guide)
Available on the LexisNexis Digital Library. See Chapter 7: Search Warrants.

Pennsylvania Law Encyclopedia
Available on the LexisNexis Digital Library. See "Arrest" (vol. 3) and "Searches & Seizures" (vol. 43).
Also on the library's Lexis computers and in print.

Onsite Print & Electronic

Pennsylvania Criminal Practice West/Thomson Reuters
Also on the library's Westlaw computers.
See Chapter 6: Arrests and Chapter 19: Search and Seizure. Library also has previous edition: see all.

Pennsylvania Law Encyclopedia LexisNexis
Also on the library's Lexis computers and the LexisNexis Digital Library.
See "Arrest" (vols. 3) and "Searches & Seizures" (vol. 43). Library also has previous edition: see all.

Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Handbook LexisNexis

Standard Pennsylvania Practice 2d West/Thomson Reuters
Also on the library's Westlaw computers.
See Chapter 139: Searches & Seizures. Library also has previous edition: see all.

PBI Publications

Criminal Law Symposium
See Chapter B: Search and Seizure Update.
Library has annual volumes from 1984-present.

Department of Corrections 101
Includes forms.
Library also has previous edition: see all.

Pennsylvania Criminal Procedure: Elements, Analysis, and Application
See Part 1, Section A: Search and Seizure.
Library also has previous editions: see all.

Preliminary Criminal Procedures: From Arrest to Arraignment
Includes forms.
Library also has previous edition: see all.

The Law of Arrest, Search, and Seizure in Pennsylvania
Library also has previous editions: see all.