Colin Wood is a retired KBI senior special agent having served many years as a street officer before joining the KBI. He is currently a federal contract attorney cross-designated a Special Assistant United States Attorney, and maintains a part-time practice representing local law enforcement agencies in state court forfeiture proceedings. The views and opinions expressed her are his and do not represent those of the U.S. Department of Justice. The author may be contacted by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Consent Searches at Kansas Car Stops
This is the first of two summary articles on the topic of consent searches during car stops. This first article discusses options when officers have developed reasonable suspicion of other criminal activity during the stop. The second article will review when officers become suspicious of other criminal activity but such suspicion does not rise to reasonable suspicion.
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