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Law Number

ORC Ann. 5502.41(F)(3)

Summary Title

Intrastate Mutual Aid Compact: Law Enforcement


A law enforcement official responding to a request for additional personnel pursuant to an interstate mutual aid request has the same authority as in their home jurisdiction.

Full Title

Intrastate mutual aid compact.

Full Text

(F) A participating political subdivision shall provide assistance or aid to another participating political subdivision that is impacted by an incident, disaster, exercise, training activity, planned event, or emergency, any of which requires additional resources. The provision of the assistance or aid is subject to the following conditions: . . . . (3) Responding law enforcement officers acting pursuant to this section have the same authority to enforce the law as when acting within the territory of their regular employment.