Missouri 2023 Lesson Summaries
2023 Lesson 9: Caselaw Update
This lesson provides guidance for law enforcement officers on the following topics:
· When is evidence sufficient to establish arguable probable cause? May officers rely on a search condition in an order of probation to search a probationer’s home?
· What facts are sufficient to establish reasonable suspicion to stop a vehicle?
· If an officer arrests a suspect on a warrant that has been recalled but, due to a clerical error, has remained active in the computer system, will evidence discovered during that arrest be suppressed?
· What powers of arrest do Missouri law enforcement officers have?