If arrested can police search your car without a warrant?

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Can a cop in Ontario Canada search your car without a warrant?

They regularly do when you cross the border. If you give them probable cause during a traffic stop, they will search. How ridiculous would it be for a cop to wake the judge to sign a warrant if the cop thought you had a stash under your seat?

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When are police allowed to search a vehicle without a warrant?

Yes. but they have to have probably cause to do so.

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Does an arrest warrant allow police to enter a home?

Arrest warrants allow a law enforcement officer to enter a residence in order to arrest a suspect for a crime.However, an arrest warrant does not typically provide law enforcement with the right to enter the residence of a third party.However, there are important exceptions.

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What Happens AFTER You Refuse a Police Search?

Can police search your vehicle without consent if you are under 18?

If the police have "probable cause"., meaning that they may believe there is something illegal, they can.

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Who can give arrest warrant?

a cop and/or a judge out of his/her files

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Can police search a car that's not yours?

The short answer is, yes, a cop can search your car without your permission—under particular circumstances.A police officer technically cannot search your trunk unless they have a warrant or probable cause.

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Who can issue an arrest warrant?

An arrest warrant is an official document, signed by a judge (or magistrate), which authorizes a police officer to arrest the person or people named in the warrant.Warrants typically identify the crime for which an arrest has been authorized, and may restrict the manner in which an arrest may be ...

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Does a police officer need a search warrant to enter your house with the suspicion of you drinking and driving?

A police officer is not allowed to enter someone's house if the person is suspected of drunken driving. The evidence needs to be collected while the person is still driving.

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Can the cops search my car without a warrant?

Could police stop a person during a traffic stopcould that person be put in a police car and the police get in the car the person driving and take offthe person goes to jail without arrest warrant?

yes police can do what they want including kill you

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Can police search a car your driving but not your car a friend was driving a car that had marijuana and was searched he was arrested car impounded marijuana still in in it when out of impound.?

he's one lucky son of a bitch

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Can police but handcuffs on a 12 year old without arresting him?

Yes they can.the police can detain and use handcuffs on a 8-year old. Just ask the Largo Police Department who arrested the kid in Elementary School 4th grade.The "excuse" is for their protection. You know, their protection because walking around with 1 gun on their hip, with most likely a second...

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Can a police officer search a passenger?

The police may search the passenger of the car if they have probable cause to suspect there is evidence of an illegal activity on the person.Simply getting pulled over for speeding will not give the police the legal grounds to search either the driver or the passenger.

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Can cops search your vehicles without a warint?

No never no one can search your vehicles without a warint . You must have seen in TV serials

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Can police drive a suspects vehicle after arrest?

I'm sure about every state, but generally speaking, yes. However, it's extremely unlikely. Normally, the officer will have the vehicle towed to the police impound lot.

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Do police search your car when they impound it?

If the police have towed and impounded your car, they have the authority to search your vehicle.This inventory search can be as comprehensive as the police wish, and will most likely include opening any locked compartments or boxes found within your car.The reason why your car was towed and impou...

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What admendment protects you from police searching your car?

The fourth amendment protects citizens from an unreasonable search of your car.

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Can police search a locked container in a vehicle?

Technically yes, however, they need a court order/warrent to approve of them searching it.

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If two people are parked in a car can police ask them to exit it then search car?

I think they only can search the car if they have probable cause.

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Would a police officer looking into a truck bed without a warrant be against the 4th ammendement?

Depends. If it's an open bed, and the contents are in plain sight, then no. If they had to open a cap, tonneau cover, etc., then yes, unless they were able to provide reasonable cause.

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What happens if your stolen car was recovered by the police and towed without your permission?

The police are supposed to notify you and you should be able to pick it up from the police impound lot.

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Can a car company repossess your car without getting a court order and contacting the police?

Yes they can.They police do not need to be contacted nor a court order used because it involves contract law not criminal law.They may come on your(the loanee's)property to repo however they may not enter any structures nor cause any damage. Yes. Involving the police prior to the repo would const...

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Can a police threaten you with a warrant to help get vehicle repossessed?

I do repos for a living and the police cannot threaten you with a warrant, i myself cannot stand police and they are all scandalous in my book, the only thing they can do is show up with the repo agents to make sure there is no conflict, it is a civil matter and they cant get involved!

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If you not in your car in the police search and finds something but the doors was locked?

If it was in plain sight, it's admissable. Otherwise, it wouldn't be unless the police had either a warrant or could establish probable cause.

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If you haven't made a car payment for a year can the bank or the repo man report the car as stolen and put a warrant out for your arrest?

James, why would you want to drive a car for a year and NOT pay on it?? Are you nuts?? LOL Turn the car in and this will go away. take it to a dealersip and leave it. When they call again, tell them you "saw" it at such and such dealership. Give them the name of the dealership so they can confirm...

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What happens if you refuse a search of your car?

Refusing a search protects you if you end up in court.If you refuse a search, however, the officer will have to prove in court that there was probable cause to do a warrantless search.This will give your lawyer a good chance to win your case, but this only works if you said “no” to the search.

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Can the police impound your car if you are present?

Yes, if the offence has been committed, and it calls for a tow and impound, even if you are in the car and it is illegally parked, say good by

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Can you call the police if your car breaks down?

While remaining in your car, if you have emergency roadside assistance service, dial them from your cell phone (if you have one).If you don't have roadside assistance service, call for a tow truck or by dialing your local non-emergency police station.If you don't know the number offhand, call 911.

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Can a car parking valet for long term parking search a car without the owners consent?

The protection of consentual search applies to law enforcement officers and their charges. A private citizen who stumbles across something can report it to the police. If he searches your car without permission, you have civil cause against him personally, but anything he finds and reports to the...

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Can police arrest me for stopping payment on a new vehicle purchase?

No, Police arrest people for CRIMINAL offenses or on the orders of a Judge.Failing to meet a contractual obligation (stopping payment) is, in most countries, not a criminal offense. It is a CIVIL matter.If you stop payment (for no valid reason) there will however be consequences, the company will...

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Who has the legal right to search your car other than the police?

FBI with warrant. It is your wife or husband.

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Can you have your husband arrested for taking your car?

Yes, provided you are the legitimate owner of the vehicle and the husband has no claim of ownership. If the husband is the registered owner, however, then he has claim of ownership, and can't steal something which belongs to him.

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What if your car is taken without permission and a police car hit your car and causes damage to the police car and your car is your insurance liable.?

It depends on who is at fault. If the police car had his lights on, or otherwise was in the right, then the registered owner of the car at fault, will probably be liable, no matter who is driving, and, your insurance may not have to cover it. If the driver has proper insurance, they may cover it,...

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Can a cop search your person when entering his car?

Yes, but you never HAVE to enter their car unless you are under arrest. Unfortunately, if you ask, "am I under arrest" the answer will usually be yes even in situations where they would have let you go.

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Can police have your car impounded without showing you something paper why you're being towed?

There are many reasons why your car may be towed immediately, before an impound order is prepared. Laws vary and the following is a partial list of examples:Your vehicle may also be towed if you are arrested or charged with any of the following:

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Can tow companies search your car?

Police Can Search Impounded Cars Without a Warrant The reason why your car was towed and impounded doesn't matter.It could be for something as simple as a parking violation or as serious as a car theft.However, police cannot tow and impound your car for the sole purpose of conducting a search.

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How long can you fall behind in your car payments before they can issue a warrant?

They cannot issue a warrant to have you arrested for non-payment of your car loan. Worst case: They have sent a repossession agent to retrieve the vehicle but you have hidden it and he cannot find it. If you avoid repossession for long enough and refuse to cooperate, the lender may get a court or...

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Can I make a insurance claim without a police report?

Is a police report necessary for insurance claims? You can file an insurance claim without a police accident report, but it might be harder to prove fault or damage.Your insurer will have to take your word, and they might not be willing to pay out the full amount you're owed.

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Can someone file a claim without a police report?

Insurance Claims In most cases, you will not need a police report to file a claim with your insurer unless there is extensive damage that you'd like to be compensated for, or something unusual happens, such as a crime taking place or the other driver fleeing the scene.

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Can you refinance your car without a cosigner if your current loan has a cosigner?

if you take it to your personal bank and ask them how much you need to have paid already they can indeed refinace you and remove the cosigner

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Can you make a claim without a police report?

You can file an insurance claim without a police accident report, but it might be harder to prove fault or damage.In conjunction with a police report, you'll also want other evidence and documentation to support your claim.This includes photos of the scene and both vehicles.

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Can you file a claim without a police report?

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Can police track your phone if location is off?

Smartphones can still be tracked even if location services and GPS are turned off, according to Princeton University researchers.The technique, called PinMe, shows it is possible to track a location even if the location services, GPS, and Wi-Fi are turned off.

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Can they arrest you for not handing in your car?

I'm going to assume that you are referring to a repossession action stemming from non-payment on the loan. Or maybe at this point you are being harassed by a debt collection agency.The short answer is no. This is a breach of contract. You can be arrested for committing crimes, but breach of contr...

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Can the police tow your car in your driveway if it is blocking the sidewalk?

Yes, blocking the sidewalk is illegal and if it is over the sidewalk it is not legally parked in your driveway.

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Is it illegal for a police officer to seach your car without out a warent?

NO. He can search your car if he has just cause without a warrant.

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Can you claim an accident without a police report?

If the person does not want to have a police report filed, it may be that they are driving without insurance.You want to try to obtain contact information and file a police report.If damage is done to your vehicle and a police report is not filed, you should still be able to make a successful claim.

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Can you file an insurance claim without a police report?

Insurance Claims In most cases, you will not need a police report to file a claim with your insurer unless there is extensive damage that you'd like to be compensated for, or something unusual happens, such as a crime taking place or the other driver fleeing the scene.

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Can you make an insurance claim without a police report?

Insurance Claims In most cases, you will not need a police report to file a claim with your insurer unless there is extensive damage that you'd like to be compensated for, or something unusual happens, such as a crime taking place or the other driver fleeing the scene.

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Can a police officer sit in the dark without lights?

So, yes, we verified that local law enforcement officers can patrol at night without their headlights on.Holmes says because they legally can patrol like this, Bibb deputies actually do pick up more speeders at night."A lot of people think they can get away with it because it's dark," says Holmes.

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Can someone file an insurance claim without a police report?

Insurance Claims In most cases, you will not need a police report to file a claim with your insurer unless there is extensive damage that you'd like to be compensated for, or something unusual happens, such as a crime taking place or the other driver fleeing the scene.

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Can someone make an insurance claim without a police report?

You can file an insurance claim without a police accident report, but it might be harder to prove fault or damage.In conjunction with a police report, you'll also want other evidence and documentation to support your claim.This includes photos of the scene and both vehicles.

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Can your Florida drivers license be suspended if you are arrested for possession while in a park Walking no car?

If you are walking with no car, how can it be in Park?

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Can someone get arrested for driving a car if they were not in the car?

That depends. They can get arrested if their toddler or young child was driving the car, I suppose.

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Can you be arrested for not paying your car payments?

maybe but your car would be repossessed

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Can you be arrested if you don't know where the car is because your daughter has it somewhere?

No, but they can try to scare you. Get the full name of the person who is threatening you because you can report him. Read the following on Fair Credit practices -- http://www.bankrate.com/brm/news/cc/20030519b1.asp On the other hand, try and get your daughter to make arrangements to pay before t...

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Can a police car follow a vehicle for a mile without pulling them over?

Police followed a car for at least a mile before finding a reason to pull them over. Is that legal?

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Can i get arrested if im a minor driving a car?

If you don't have a license then absolutely. It can also keep you from getting a license for a while. You'd be looking at a ticket, fine, inability to obtain a license for any amount of time (usually 1-2 years), and possible community service. I've been arrested enough times to know how the court...

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How long can police impound your car?

Automatic 28-day impounding for some traffic offences.For a number of driving offences the police can seize and impound your vehicle on the spot for various periods up to 28 days.Note: If your vehicle is impounded, this will usually be in addition to other penalties for the particular offence you...

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Can you get a licsence if you have a warrant in another state?

Yes. Different states have different laws. Generally, when you get a licence, they ask questions and go by your response. I don't think there is a criminal search when applying for a licence.

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Do Police have the right to search different areas of a juveniles car?

Yes, in terms of vehicle searches, police are bound by the same limitations as an adult driver. If you consented to a search you may restrict or limit the police's search to a central area. You're just as freely able to tell an officer no as any other driver.As an example, lets say a Police Offic...

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When can the police tow your car?

Vehicles may be towed for many reasons.If the car or driver is not validly licensed, or is being arrested, the police may tow the car for safekeeping, or to conduct a more thorough search.Abandoned vehicles or illegally parked vehicles may be towed by the police to clear them from the street.

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Can an officer search your car any time?

A police officer in the United States can only physically search your car with a warrant or probable cause, such as seeing a weapon, open container or drug paraphernalia through a window.

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What happens if the police impound your car?

If your vehicle has been impounded by the police, they probably have the authority to search it.If you are arrested for a traffic violation, like a DUI, and no one else is present and able to drive your car, then they will typically impound it.Illegally parking or abandoning your vehicle also ris...

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What happens if your car is impounded by police?

If your vehicle has been impounded by the police, they probably have the authority to search it.Police officers can impound your car for a variety of reasons.If you are arrested for a traffic violation, like a DUI, and no one else is present and able to drive your car, then they will typically im...

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Can the repposion company have the police called if you don't surrender your car?

"Repossession" is the act of a creditor reclaiming HIS property because you have not lived up the contractural payment agreement. It is a civil matter, not a police matter.Your question is actually too broad to answer and be 100% right 100% of the time in 100% of the states. Generally though, the...

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How can you tell if your being followed by an unmarked police car?

Make three consecutive right turns. If they make those turns with you, you're being followed.

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Can a person get arrested if he or she don't pay for the car loan?

When you get a loan you sign a legal document that states that you will make the arranged payments on time. There is usually a clause that states when payments are deemed late and how many payments can be missed before the loan is considered "default" and they own the vehicle, outright. The lende...

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Can a finance company threaten to have you arrested if the car is not returned?

If you are hiding the vehicle or continuing to use a vehicle that is no longer yours, you can be arrested for theft or fraud. Most lending institutions just repo the car, but if they have reason to believe that you're keeping their property from you they can go after you in criminal court.

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Where can I run a car search?

Carfax dot com is one of the best places to run a search on any vehicle. They list a complete history of the vehicle, which enables you to make an informed decision before buying or selling a car.

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Can police tow your car from your driveway?

If the car or driver is not validly licensed, or is being arrested, the police may tow the car for safekeeping, or to conduct a more thorough search.Abandoned vehicles or illegally parked vehicles may be towed by the police to clear them from the street.

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Can you refuse a cops request to search your vehicle?

no, they have a right from the law

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Can police tow your car off your property?

Yes, under certain circumstances.the law covering that depends alot on what country you live in, mostly if the car was used in a crime it may be able to be towed,obviously proof etc needs to furnished first.now if the car is illegally on your property you ca call a wrecker and have it towed with ...

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Can a kid get arrested?

Yes, children can be arrested. In the majority of cases, a child who is caught committing a crime with be released to their parents and charged as a juvenile, but there are cases where children are arrested and/or charged as adults.

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Can you file insurance claim without police report?

If the person does not want to have a police report filed, it may be that they are driving without insurance.You want to try to obtain contact information and file a police report.If damage is done to your vehicle and a police report is not filed, you should still be able to make a successful claim.

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What happens if someone takes your car without your permission?

Most insurance policies will cover an occasional driver who borrows your vehicle with permission.However, if the driver to whom you loan the vehicle lets another person drive, and you have not given that person permission to drive, your insurance company may not cover any damage or injury he causes.

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Can police check your engine?

While police generally need a warrant to search you or your property — during a traffic stop, police only need probable cause to legally search your vehicle.Probable cause means police must have some facts or evidence to believe you're involved in criminal activity.

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If you have a car fixed and cant pay right away can they sell it at a police auction without giving you reasonable notice?

yes they can sell yo whip to da po po for da lo lo

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How can you tell if a car was a police car?

Check the VIN number on the fords for a "P" code. "A38" on the chryslers, depending on year. Look for evidence of emergency equipment such as holes in the roof or the a pillar for a spotlight. Holes in the dash are a good indication, especially in radio delete cars.

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Can a cop search a parked empty car?

normally no, only if there is a legal reason ect. drugs as it is personal property and does not fall under such powers of the police.

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Will insurance cover your car in an accident if you didnt file a police report?

Yes, Most states today dont even send out police or law enforcment unless there are injuries. The most common thing done today is swapping insurance info. if someone else is involved.

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If your car is impounded with a 30 day police hold what is the process regarding notification before they can sell your car at a lien sale auction?

Different states have different laws on this issue. In some states, if the police have the car on hold, the impound yard cant charge storage fees until after the hold has been taken off. (I dont understand why the police would hold it for 30 days, that's not reasonable) But, the impound yard shou...

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Can police chase you if you run?

police don't chase people unless they have a good reason…it's not like the running of the bulls where you just do it for no reason.The reason the police chase you is most likely because you have already committed some type of violation.Running from them will only create another charge.

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Can a car dealer impound your car with out notice?

If you purchased and financed that car through the dealer, and you miss a payment ... YUP ... they can impound (repossess) the car until one brings the loan payments current. You see, when one misses a payment, the perception of the loan company is that the person no longer wants the car - or jus...

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Can a Texas license plate have a warrant?

Yes it can. When the police get behind you most of the time they are running your plates to answer 3 questions about you.1. Any warrants2. Got insurance3. Is registration goodThere is a lot your license plate tells the police. Also if you have a warrant out they can place it on your license plate...

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Can police check locked compartments in your car?

Regulations vary by state but they can search it with your permission, otherwise they can hold you until they get a search warrant

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Can police force you out of your car?

However, the law does not require you to answer any questions or to consent to a search of your vehicle.If a police officer orders you out of your car, you must comply and do what the officer orders but remember to not answer any questions and don't allow the police officer to search your car.

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Can you get arrested if you are going over the speed limit in a rickshaw?

No. Unless you are commiting another crime while you are in the rickshaw...You retard

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Can a warrant be issued for a bad check?

Bad checks laws vary from state to state and can lead to fines, criminal arrest and potential jail time.Most law enforcement agencies won't issue a warrant for a bad check unless several conditions have been met first.

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Can the reposession company have you arrested if you dont turn over the car?

Not at all. repossesors are stricly independent companies and never governmental agencies due to the sketchy means of acquisition of vehicles. play their game. get creative, have fun! The last user said "get creative, have fun!" Becareful how you follow this advice. If you do anything that will l...

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Can police impound your car for no insurance or registration?

If it's parked on public property, or you're caught operating that vehicle, yes.

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Can police tow your car for expired registration?

In many cities and states the police have the authority to tow a vehicle that is parked on a public street with expired registration.No if, ands or buts.Because a vehicle with expired tags is not supposed to be on a public street the police will have the vehicle towed and impounded.

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Can police impound your car for no license?

NOTE ON TOWING VEHICLES: After someone is found to be driving without a license then the police can have the vehicle towed because they cannot continue to let that person drive.If the vehicle is impounded you must contact the parking authority at 888-591-3636 to find out how to recover your vehicle.

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What can you do if your car is sold without legal notice?

Punch the guys head in who sold it ;)

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Can police tell if your license is suspended in another state?

First of all every state is required to notify another state when someones license is suspended.You should check with the DMV to see if your license is suspended.As to whether a police officer in California will know that your license is suspended in another state, that is very unlikely but somet...

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Can your car be sold in police pound?

Yes. A lien is placed against your vehicle when it is impounded, and they can sell it if the deadline for recovery isn't met. Governments - whether federal, state, or municipal - have a right to recoup costs which supersedes that of lienholders, and they can sell your car. The new owner will own ...

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Can police impound your car for no insurance?

Currently, in most states, officers have some amount of leeway in deciding whether to impound your vehicle or simply let you off with a violation and a fine.If you are caught driving without insurance, your car will be towed and impounded.Period.

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How long can police hold your car in impound?

Automatic 28-day impounding for some traffic offences.For a number of driving offences the police can seize and impound your vehicle on the spot for various periods up to 28 days.Note: If your vehicle is impounded, this will usually be in addition to other penalties for the particular offence you...

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Can the police unlock your car for free?

No.The police do not unlock your car for free unless its an absolute emergency such as a baby stuck inside the car.If you are locked out of your car you must call a automotive locksmith.If you are locked out of the car in the middle of the night then you will need to search for a 24/7 emergency l...

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Can you renew your New Jersey license if a bench warrant has been issued for you by a New Jersey court?

Unless its a traffic issue, you should be fine.

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Can you get arrested for car accidents?

In some situations, yes.

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