Unformatted text preview: searched regardless of the crime in part to secure the protection of the officer say during a traffic offense, exigent circumstances occur when for one reason or another time is of the utmost importance such as someone may be injured or a warrant may allow the suspect to destroy evidence, consent which is when people give permission to be searched, and automobiles in order to protect officers and people from potential harm. ....
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- Fall '06
- criminal law, Arrest, lawful arrest, exigent circumstances