1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Domestic Relations
  4. Article 5-A: Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act
  5. Title 3: Enforcement


Section 77-O Role of law enforcement

Domestic Relations (DOM)

At the request of a prosecutor or other appropriate public official acting under section seventy-seven-n of this title, a law enforcement officer, as defined in subdivision thirty-four of section 1.20 of the criminal procedure law, may take any lawful action reasonably necessary to locate a child or a party and assist a prosecutor or appropriate public official with responsibilities under section seventy-seven-n of this title.