sgt@arms Law and Legal Definition

The term sgt@arms could refer to sergeants at arms. They are officers appointed to keep order within an organization, such as a legislative, judicial, or social body. Sergeants at arms preserve order and execute commands.

The following is an example of a case law on sergeants at arms:

A sergeant-at-arms has all the rights, privileges, powers and duties of a constable in the District Court. [Morris Plan Co. v. Ashdown, 15 N.J. Misc. 185, 187 (N.J. Misc. 1937)].