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    Professional Police Traffic Stops

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    It is well established that driving a vehicle on public roadways is a privilege, not a right. That privilege can be granted or taken away by the state for a variety of reasons and each year police conduct hundreds of thousands traffic stops of one kind or another to enforce laws passed by cities or states.

    In a 2-page essay discuss the key elements that establish a traffic stop as legally defensible and professional.

    Additionally, research, cite, and discuss case law that established the legality of individual traffic stops and traffic check points (such as a DUI checkpoint).

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    Can I have this done by Tuesday April 19, 2016
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    http://traffic.findlaw.com/traffic-stops/are-dui-checkpoints-legal-.html
    http://www.policechiefmagazine.org/magazine/index.cfm?fuseaction=display_arch&article_id=3005&issue_id=82013

    It is well established that driving a vehicle on public roadways is a privilege, not a right. That privilege can be granted or taken away by the state for a variety of reasons and each year police conduct hundreds of thousands traffic stops of one kind or another to enforce laws passed by cities or states.
    In a 2-page essay discuss the key elements that establish a traffic stop as legally defensible and professional.

    In reference to the two key elements that must be established by police officers to ensure that any traffic stop is legally defensible, the officer must first have ...

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