Unformatted text preview: firearm. The officer saw a bulge and felt in harm for his safety. The officer reached for the bulge when jack pulled back but the officer felt enough to feel that it was firm. Because of the crowd gathering they decided to take jack to the station. b. Courtney had a large bulge under his coat that looked like a possible dangerous weapon. IV. Legal Question: Were the officer’s justified in their taking the defendant to the station to be away from the crowd a. 2 Stanford Police Officers b. Took Courtney to the police station the get away from the crowd c. 4 th amendment of unreasonable seizure V. Opinion a. Majority: We recognize that it is only in a rare case where, absent probable cause for arrest, the removal of a suspect to a police station for further investigation is permissible VI. Judgment: affirmed...
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- Spring '08
- jack Courtney, Officer Bruschi