Marginal note:Frisk search, room search
66 (1) An employee of a community-based residential facility who is so authorized by the Service may
(a) conduct a frisk search of an offender in that facility, and
(b) search an offender’s room and its contents,
where the employee suspects on reasonable grounds that the offender is violating or has violated a condition of the offender’s parole, statutory release or temporary absence and that such a search is necessary to confirm the suspected violation.
Marginal note:Power to seize
(2) An employee who conducts a search pursuant to subsection (1) may seize any evidence of a violation of the offender’s conditions of release found in the course of the search.
Marginal note:Definition of community-based residential facility
(3) In this section, community-based residential facility means a place that provides accommodation to offenders who are on parole, statutory release or temporary absence.
- 1992, c. 20, s. 66
- 1995, c. 42, s. 71(F)
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