Section 94 of CRPC. "Search
of place suspected to contain stolen property forged documents etc"
(1) If a 'District
Magistrate, Sub-divisional Magistrate or Magistrate of the first
class, upon information and after such inquiry as he thinks
necessary, has reason to believe that any place is used for the
deposit or sale of stolen property, or for the deposit, sale or
production of any objectionable article to which this section
applies, or that any such objectionable article is deposited in any
place, he may by warrant authorise any police officer above the rank
of a constable-
(a) to enter, with such
assistance as may be required, such place,
(b) to search the same in the manner specified in the warrant,
(c) to take possession of any property or article therein found
which he reasonably suspects to be stolen property or objectionable
article to which this section applies,
(d) to convey such property or article before a Magistrate, or to
guard the same on the spot until the offender is taken before a
Magistrate, or otherwise to dispose of it in some place of safety,
(e) to take into custody and carry before a Magistrate every person
found in such place who appears to have been privy to the deposit,
sale or production of any such property or article knowing or having
reasonable cause to suspect it to be stolen property or, as the case
may be, objectionable article to which this section applies.
(2) The objectionable articles to which this section applies are -
(a) counterfeit coin;
(b) pieces of metal made in contravention of the Metal Tokens Act,
1889,(1 of 1899) or brought into India in contravention of any
notification for the time being in force under section 11 of the
Customs Act, 1962(52 of 1962);
(c) counterfeit currency note; counterfeit stamps;
(d) forged documents;
(e) false seals;
(f) obscene objects referred to in section 292 of the Indian Penal
Code(45 of 1860);
(g) instruments or materials used for the production of any of the
in clauses (a) to (f)
COMPEL PRODUCTION OF THINGS
91 and 92 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 -
What is summon to produce document or other thing? What is procedure
as to letters and telegrams
Section 93 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 - When
Search Warrant is to be issued?
Section 94 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 - What
is Search of place suspected to contain stolen property forged
Section 95 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 - What
is Power to declare certain publications forfeited and to issue
search-warrants for the same?
Section 96 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 - What
is Application to High Court to set aside declaration of forfeiture?
Section 97 and 98 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
- What is search for person wrongfully confined? What is power to
compel restoration of abducted females?
Section 99, 100 and 101 of Code of Criminal Procedure
1973 - What is Direction, etc., of search-warrants? What is the
responsibility of Persons in charge of closed place to allow search?
What is Disposal of things found in search beyond jurisdiction?
Section 102, 103, 104 and 105 of Code of Criminal
Procedure 1973 - What is Power of police officer to seize certain
property? What is Magistrate may direct search in his presence? What
is Power to impound document, etc., produced? What is Reciprocal
arrangements regarding processes?