It sounds like they ended up charging some kind of municipal noise ordinance violation. On employment applications, the question is whether you've ever been convicted of a crime. Your answer to that is "no". They don't ask you about just being arrested.
Ok on employment app this is true I guess. That does not answer my question was I tecnically arrested?
Yes. Arrest is a technical term and technically you were arrested. An arrest may occur (1) by the touching or putting hands on the arrestee; (2) by any act that indicates an intention to take the arrestee into custody and that subjects the arrestee to the actual control and will of the person making the arrest; or (3) by the consent of the person to be arrested. In your case you were actually physically taken into custody and lost the ability to control your own movements for a short period of time.
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