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fresh pursuit

n. immediate chase of a suspected criminal by a law enforcement officer, in which situation the officer may arrest the suspect without a warrant. It can also refer to chasing a suspect or escaped felon into a neighboring jurisdiction in an emergency, as distinguished from entering another jurisdiction with time to alert law enforcement people in that area. Example: when a deputy sheriff from Montgomery County pursues a car driven by a suspected bank robber into Baltimore County (in which he normally has no power to enforce the law), the doctrine of fresh pursuit allows him/her to make the arrest. It is also called hot pursuit.

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Delighted with the treasures spreading themselves out before him, he went groping and stumbling along among the wilderness of sweets, forgetful of everything but his immediate pursuit, and had often to be sought after when the boats were about to resume their course.
This alone would assure immediate pursuit by so warlike a people as the Waziri.
Foaming with rage The Sheik ordered immediate pursuit, and then strode rapidly back to where Meriem sat huddled by the bushes where he had left her.
Why was there no immediate pursuit? What took the firefighters so long to arrive at the scene?
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Entering into immediate pursuit, Allison quickly closed and managed to get the vehicle's license plate number, calling it in, along with a description of the car itself.
Added to this fireplan is the immediate pursuit of two top-level investigations - both of which involve general officers - which the Ombudsman's investigators expect to have wrapped up within a month.
According to Washington Irving, Nuttall would go "groping and stumbling along among a wilderness of sweets, forgetful of everything but his immediate pursuit. The Canadian voyageurs used to make merry at his expense, regarding him as some whimsical kind of madman."

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