- resisting an officer
- In criminal law, the offense of obstructing, opposing, and endeavoring to prevent (with or without actual force) a peace officer in the execution of a writ or in the lawful discharge of his duty while making an arrest or otherwise enforcing the peace.See e.g. 18 U.S.C.A. No. 111.See also resisting arrest
Black's law dictionary. HENRY CAMPBELL BLACK, M. A.. 1990.