Road Traffic Act, 1933

Disposition of vehicle on arrest of driver, etc.

168.—Whenever a member of the Gárda Síochána arrests under this Act without warrant a person believed or suspected to be committing or to have committed an offence under this Act in relation to a mechanically propelled vehicle, such member may, if the circumstances so require, take or cause to be taken such steps as he may consider proper for the temporary disposition of such vehicle.