July 4, 2018Read More
Tag Archive Reasonable Suspicion
Month: July 2018
What is Probable Cause in F...
Probable cause has a very precise meaning under the law. If a judge issues a warrant, such as a search warrant, he or she must make the initial determination as to whether probable cause for the search exists. However, when a police officer is the one making the probable cause determination at a traffic stop or scene of a crime, the decision mu [...]
Can Police Stop You Wheneve...
One area of confusion for many Floridians is that of police stops. Many Floridians are unaware as to exactly when they may be stopped, questioned, or searched by police. Because of this confusion, many ask, "Just when can a police officer stop me?" A police officer is not able to just stop anyone whenever they choose. According to Florida's "Stop [...]
February 12, 2018Read More