Articles Tagged with Arizona Supreme Court Rulings Stop and Frisk

Arizona Supreme Court considers factors that create reasonable suspicion to justify police frisk.

What is a Frisk?

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A frisk in the context of a law enforcement search is also known as a pat-down.

It is less intrusive than a full body search. ¬†The purpose of a frisk is to ensure an officer’s safety by confirming that a suspect encountered by police is not armed and dangerous.