|So You Were Pulled Over|
Event Type: Adult|
Age Group(s): 16+
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
Those who attend will leave with a better understanding of what the law says about citizens' rights, their obligations, and the legal process following a traffic stop.Library: CCPL / West Branch
We will start with a brief introduction of the panel of experts from the Sheriff's Office, State's Attorney, and the Office of the Public Defender. Each panelist will discuss their role process with an emphasis on what the law states, common misconceptions, and explanations of misunderstood terms like probable cause, reasonable suspicion, citation, custody, arrest, and lawful search.
We will end with a Question & Answer period so you can ask county representatives your traffic stop questions.
Contact: Sarah Guy