Ask WYE - Issue 60 - Is a Citizen's Arrest a real thing or not?


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The Citizen's Arrest. A tool used by Hollywood to advance a story line or real thing one can do? Can any random person detain any other random person if they witness a crime and hold them until Police arrive to make an actual arrest?

This week you'll find out!

Listener/Loose Cannon, Jillian, jumped on Speakpipe (on our homepage Here) and recorded her brief question which Motorcop answers very quickly. We then discuss that other thing that seems to be more Hollywood than real life: Commandeering a car.

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