Episode 496. Duration (13:26) Here’s a quick summary of 5 recent “pat down” cases. 3 Go for the State, and 2 come out in favor of the defense.
People v. Gomez, 2018 IL App (1st) 150605 (April). Episode 492 (Duration 8:05) Police roll up on a parked car and order everyone out; they find a gun.
People v. Meo, 2018 IL App (2d) 170135 (March). Episode 468 (Duration 14:08) Gas station attendant calls the police on defendant to report he almost hit the building, so DUI stop justified.
People v. Smith, 2016 IL App (3d) 140648 (March). Episode 459 (Duration 54:23) Officer telling or asking a citizen to “roll up your sleeves” to check for track marks was a consensual interaction.
People v. Lee, 2018 IL App (3d) 170209 (February). Episode 458 (Duration 6:59) 25 minute wait for the sniff dog was too long.
In re D.L., 2017 IL App (1st) 171764 (December). Episode 445 (Duration 9:29) Kid is seen walking away from the location of a “shots fired”, he starts to run, when they catch him he has a gun.
People v. Lomeli, 2017 IL App (3d) 150815 (December). Episode 434 (Duration 9:18) Defendant gets stopped for having a rosary hanging from his rearview mirror.
People v. Paddy, 20172017 IL App (2d) 160395 (October). Episode 417 (Duration 14:30) Drug interdiction patrol officer unreasonably prolonged this traffic stop for a drug dog sniff.
People v. Pulido, 2017 IL App (3d) 150215 (August). Episode 403 (Duration 9:59) After a traffic stop the car is towed to the police station so it could be searched more thoroughly.
People v. Bianca, 2017 IL App (2d) 160608 (September). Episode 401 (Duration 6:26) Officer jumps right into FSTs before corroborating the unamous tip.