In The Crucible, what does Hale do when Proctor is arrested?

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Reverend Hale responds to Proctor’s arrest by denouncing the proceedings.

Reverend Hale is from a nearby town.  He comes to try to determine what is really happening.  He is the investigator.  Proctor is impressed by Hale, and expects Hale to bring common sense back to the community.

I’ve heard you to be a sensible man, Mr. Hale. I hope you’ll leave some of...

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