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NCJ Number: 32921 Find in a Library
Title: ON THE OUTSIDE LOOKING IN
Author(s): J B TALMADGE
Date Published: 1974
Sponsoring Agency: AIMS
Chatsworth, CA 91311-4409
California Council on Criminal Justice
Sacramento, CA 95823
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Publication Number: CODE NO 9398
Sale Source: AIMS
9710 DeSota Avenue
Chatsworth, CA 91311-4409
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS POLICE LEGAL TRAINING FILM EXPLORES THE CALIFORNIA COURTS' RULINGS ON HOW THE 'REASONABLE EXPECTATION OF PRIVACY' RULE APPLIES TO INVESTIGATIVE TECHNIQUES AN OFFICER WOULD USE 'ON THE OUTSIDE LOOKING IN'.
Abstract: THE POSSIBLE SEARCH SITUATIONS CONSIDERED INVOLVE POLICE OFFICERS LOOKING INTO WINDOWS, LISTENING AT DOORS, AND ENGAGING IN BACK YARD, GARAGE, AND GARBAGE CAN SEARCHES. ALSO DISCUSSED IS THE 'BETTER LOOK' RULE, WHICH ALLOWS OFFICERS, WHO CAN NOT QUITE MAKE OUT SOMETHING WHILE STANDING WHERE THEY HAVE THE RIGHT TO BE, TO GO WHERE THEY HAVE NO RIGHT TO BE IN ORDER TO GET A BETTER LOOK. THIS FILM COMES WITH A DISCUSSION GUIDE.
Index Term(s): Audiovisual aids; California; Films; Judicial decisions; Police legal limitations; Police legal training; Right of privacy; Search and seizure; Search and seizure laws
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