A&B: Assault and battery
AKA: Also known as.
Aikido: Police defensive-tactics techniques developed from this particular style of Japanese martial arts.
Abscond: To secretly leave the jurisdiction of a court or to conceal one’s…
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Let's all imagine, just for a moment, that an animal court exists where dogs and cats have the oppotunity to present evidence against their abusers. What would the Great Dane judge and mostly dachshund and corgi jury hear about the defendants?…
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Domestic and neighbor disputes, and traffic stops are only three circumstances where officers often face extreme danger and sometimes death.
Even seemingly nonviolent situations, such as loud music complaints, serving civil process (summons…
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Police Procedure and Investigation: A Guide for Writers
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