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UAE: Dh10,000 fine, up to one-year jail for removing, breaking or damaging official seals

Public Prosecution discusses charge for individuals associated with such acts

If any person breaks or problems a seal that is attached by the judiciary or management authorities on a location, paper or various other points, they will certainly need to deal with a penalty or offer a prison sentence.

The UAE Public Prosecution on Sunday clarified this with a blog post on its social networks accounts, the fines for individuals associated with such acts.

According to Write-up 326 of the Federal Decree-Law No. 31 of 2021, promoting Penal Code (Regulation of Crimes as well as Penalties), any person that eliminates, breaks or problems a seal that is attached based upon an order of the judiciary or management authorities on a location, paper or various other points, or whoever triggers by any kind of methods to avoid the affixation treatment of such a seal will be punished to apprehension for a term not going beyond one year and/or a penalty not going beyond Dh10,000.

The charge will certainly be jail time if the crook is the guard. The penalty will certainly be a lot more strict if an individual dedicates acts of physical violence for the objective of devoting a criminal offense.

This article belongs to the general public Prosecution’s initiatives to advertise lawful society amongst participants of the area as well as boost their understanding regarding the most recent regulations in the nation.

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