Behind the Badge: Traffic Stops

By: Stephanie Luisier Email
By: Stephanie Luisier Email

In this “Behind the Badge” we look at the different types of traffic stops police officers must make.
One of the things I found out during my 10 weeks as a member of the Rothschild Citizens Police Academy, is that what looks like a simple traffic stop, really isn’t.
That’s because officers have no idea who is in the car they just pulled over, what they’re thinking of doing, or what they may have in the car with them.

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