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Can Police Search My Vehicle without a Warrant?

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Pretty much every driver has experienced the slight panic of seeing a police car behind them while driving even if they haven’t done anything wrong. That shows how much people don’t want to get pulled over. On those occasions where people are pulled over, they can then find themselves worrying about the officer searching through […]

Can a Police Officer Search Your Vehicle

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One of the first things an officer often does when they pull you over for a traffic infraction is take a peek inside your car. In some cases, they’ll ask you to get out of the vehicle while they do a thorough search of the interior. Watching them go through the items you have tucked […]

The Police Can Search You Or Your Car If You Give Them An Excuse

Even though the police do not have the right to search your vehicle unless they have a warrant, there can be some exceptions. If you look like you’re trying to conceal something from the officer or dispose of it out the window, the officer can conduct a search. This provides the officer with some probable […]