|Title:||Code of Criminal Investigation, 1808|
|Title in original language:||19 novembre 1808 - Code d'instruction criminelle - livre III, titre I (art. 137 à 216)(mise à jour le 30 novembre 2011)|
|Entry into force:||09.12.1808|
The Code lists the competences and functions of officers of the judicial police (prosecutors, investigation officers).
The selected extracts contain articles from the Code as amended by the Law of 5 August 2003 on serious violations of international humanitarian law, as well as special provisions on DNA collection and the protection of witnesses.