Now That’s a Roadblock

May 21, 2013

  • 35 Arrest
  • 35II On Criminal Charges
  • 35k60.4 What Constitutes a Seizure or Detention
  • 35k60.4(2) k. Particular Cases.

35 ArrestDriver of stolen car who was attempting to elude police was “seized” for purposes of Fourth Amendment, when police officers placed 18-wheel truck completely across highway in path of flight.
Brower v. County of Inyo, 109 S.Ct. 1378 (1989)