Stories tagged: traffic stops
UPDATED: Sat., July 22, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Arizona provides guidance for armed drivers
Gun-friendly Arizona is trying to avoid deadly encounters between police and people behind the wheel by teaching armed drivers how they should handle themselves when they are pulled over.
Thu., June 25, 2015
License plate profiling lawsuit dropped
BOISE – A discrimination case against the Idaho State Police for targeting a driver for a marijuana search because his license plates were from Colorado has been dismissed at the …
Mon., Dec. 15, 2014, 12:52 p.m.
Court: Traffic stop OK despite mistake of law
WASHINGTON — Police can use evidence seized during a traffic stop even if it turns out the officers initially pulled a car over based on a misunderstanding of the law, …
Wed., Aug. 8, 2012, 6:41 p.m.
‘Sovereign’ citizens arrested after SWAT team standoff
Two men part of a growing “sovereign” movement that questions government authority were arrested in Otis Orchards today after a SWAT team standoff.
Mon., Feb. 7, 2011, 9:32 p.m.
Officer-involved shooting reported in North Idaho
A police pursuit erupted in gunfire north of Coeur d’Alene Monday in what investigators are calling an officer-involved shooting.
Tue., Sept. 28, 2010, 5:03 p.m.
Man ditches child to flee Spokane police
A Spokane man ditched his car with his small child inside then led officers on a foot chase through downtown this afternoon, police said.