Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Home / courts / ‘Criminal activity’ needed before police can frisk for weapons

‘Criminal activity’ needed before police can frisk for weapons

Police cannot frisk someone they stop and question absent some “reasonable suspicion that criminal activity is afoot,” the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

 

x

Check Also

Doctors seek emergency order tied to abortion (access required)

Some Arizona doctors are seeking an emergency order blocking the state from enforcing a provision of a 2021 law that purports to give the same legal rights to a fetus as anyone else.

/* code for tag simpli.fi */