Posts filed under Unlawful Stop

DUI Checkpoint “Somewhere” on US 23 in Delaware County

Friday June 20, 2014 The Delaware County Sheriff and Ohio State Highway Patrol will be operating a Sobriety Checkpoint on State Route 23 in Delaware County tonight. The checkpoint is scheduled to be held from 9p.m. – 1a.m. Saturday morning. According to an article in the Columbus Dispatch “The specific locations are never revealed ahead… (read more)

Can the Police Pull You Over for Being a Buckeye Fan?

Buckeye leaf similar to the ones on Ohio State team helmets are commonly displayed by fans in various ways including sticking them to their car.

Apparently, being a Ohio State fan is not only an infraction in Michigan. Recently in Tennessee, a couple in their mid-60’s were driving down the highway with a Buckeye leaf symbol affixed to their car. They were stopped by a pair of black SUV’s containing officers wearing body armor and carrying guns (possibly a drug… (read more)