The Traffic Stop

Most law-abiding citizens form their opinion of law enforcement based on police behavior during a traffic stop. This article presents an overview of police-motorist interaction and gives advice for both sides. The role of traffic safety education in reducing motorist anxiety is discussed, as is officer training in traffic stop protocol and communication.

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  • Authors:
    • Calahan, Scott
    • Kersten, Kelly
  • Publication Date: 2005

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: pp 5-6, 16
  • Serial:
    • The Chronicle
    • Volume: 53
    • Issue Number: 4
    • Publisher: Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana
    • ISSN: 0164-1344

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01011062
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 19 2005 12:33PM