Domestic disturbances

in Federal aid to civil authorities have no other authority to
exercise police functions. Persons arrested may be turned
over to civil authorities, or they may be retained by the mili-
tary as long as the necessities of the situation require. When
the exigencies of the situation no longer require their de-
tention, they will be released or turned over to the civil


United States. War Department. Domestic disturbances. Washington D.C.. UNT Digital Library. Accessed September 25, 2016.