7.00.030     SEIZURE OF FOUND ITEMS        (CALEA 1.2.4)

 

If, when conducting a frisk, an officer feels an object which is believed to be a weapon or dangerous instrument or an object that may contain such an item, the officer may reach into the person's clothing to remove the object.

 

Other possessions such as purses, brief cases, athletic bags, shopping bags will be removed from the person and be secured, out of reach of the person during the duration of the stop.