Article 496 of the Criminal Procedure Law

  Criminal Procedure Law

The individual, Authority or judicial police agent who detains a person by virtue of the provisions of the preceding articles, must release him or her to the Judge closest to the place where the arrest was made within twenty-four hours following the act. Of the same.

If you delay delivery, you will incur the liability established in the Penal Code, if the delay has exceeded twenty-four hours.

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