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apprehend

to arrest and escort into custody; seize.
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During the operation, one ZUF cadre was apprehended and a pistol with ammunition was recovered from the insurgent.
Customs and Border Protection said they had apprehended groups of 100 or more people on several occasions since October on the U.S.-Mexico border.
Based on the report from the Land Transportation Office (LTO) XI, City Transport and Traffic Management Office (CTTMO) chief Dionisio Abude yesterday said most of those who were apprehended were caught violating traffic laws.
During crackdown on outlaws in different parts of the city including, Lyari, Garden, Baloch Colony and Mubina town, the paramilitary soldiers apprehended 18 criminals.
'In fact, we have instructed our bikers to comply with the authorities should they be apprehended and always be courteous and respectful of the officers,' he added.
About 12,800 family units were apprehended on the border in August, a 38 percent increase from July's 9,247.
Meanwhile, Naval personnel onboard a craft attached to the Eastern Naval Command whilst on patrol apprehended 14 suspects engaged in illegal fishing practices in Addukkupadu sea area on 3rd Sep.
Despite the 'minimal' number of apprehended violators, MMDA Assistant General Manager for Planning Jojo Garcia said the strict implementation of the policy restricting public-utility buses (PUB) on yellow lanes was a 'success.'
According to Sri Lanka Navy report, The apprehended fishermen, trawler and fishing gear were brought to the naval base SLNS Uttara in Kankesanthurai and handed over to the Assistant Fisheries Director of Jaffna for onward legal action.
The juvenile student, who is about 16 years old, was apprehended late Tuesday night and his parents were kept in the loop all through, the agency said.
During the operations, one terrorist was killed and seven others apprehended.The FC also recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition including explosive recovered.
On a tip-off Sub-Inspector Mohammad Azam from CIA Police apprehended a drug pusher Muzamil Shah and recovered 320 gram heroin from him.