Obstruction of police officers

46. (1) Without prejudice to any other written law, Obstruction of any person who-
(a) wilfully obstructs a police officer in the exercise of his powers or the performance of his duties under this Act;
(b) wilfully fails to comply with any requirement properly made to him by any such police officer; or
(c) without reasonable excuse, fails to give such police officer any other assistance which he may reasonably require to be given for the purpose of exercising his powers or performing his duties under this Act,
is liable on summary conviction to a fine of ten thousand dollars and to imprisonment for twelve months.
(2) A person who, when required to give information to a police officer in the exercise of his powers or the performance of his duties under this Act, knowingly gives false or misleading information to any such police officer is liable on summary conviction to a fine of ten thousand dollars and to imprisonment for twelve months.
(3) Nothing in this section shall be construed as requiring any person to give any information which may incriminate him.
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