The European Arrest Warrant was created to ensure that an order for arrest issued by a court in one Member State could be directly enforced by a judge of another Member State. This article and video explains how EAWs are processed in Spain by the Central Investigation Courts at Madrid.
Criminal Law in Spain
Learn about types of criminal penalties in Spain depending on the nature and degree of the offence/crime. We also explain how extraditions and European Arrest Warrants are processed by Spanish courts.