(725 ILCS 5/107-1)
(from Ch. 38, par. 107-1)
(a) A "warrant of arrest" is a written order from a court directed to a
peace officer, or to some other person specifically named, commanding him
to arrest a person.
(b) A "summons" is a written order issued by a court which commands a
person to appear before a court at a stated time and place.
(c) A "notice to appear" is a written request issued by a peace officer
that a person appear before a court at a stated time and place.
(Source: Laws 1963, p. 2836.)