How many police cars are in Canada?

A lot!I believe the number of police cars in Canada would be impossible to count.There are so many municipal, provincial, and federal police services in Canada; not to mention other types of law enforcement services such as Aboriginal police services, campus police services, special constables, other government agencies and the

What are some tips to learn navigation?

Put a large map of the area propped up in front of you with North at the top. Take a clear piece of thick plastic and make a cross on it with N,E,S, W on the arms. This doesn't need

Has anyone ever just assumed their car was stolen and reported it to police and find out it was towed?

It happens.In my jurisdiction, when a vehicle is repossessed, the towing company contacts the police department shortly after taking possession of the vehicle and the vehicle is entered into a statewide database. When someone calls to report a stolen vehicle, one of the first questions we ask is

What are some tips and tricks you've learned as a police officer that you believe more people should know?

Be polite, listen to instructions carefully, and say little else other than your name, address and other identifying data. Answer questions if you must with

My car was broken into but nothing was broken or stolen. What do I do?

Depending on where you live, usually there's a law enforcement non-emergency number you can call to report it. Depending on the the police department, they'll either record it for their records, send someone to do a more detailed report (which I can't see any point

Is it legal for the police to tap your phone?

SCOTUS ruled that tapping a phone is a type of search.Except for a few exceptions that include exigent circumstances, for a phone tap to be legal the police must petition a judge to issue a warrant. The police must cite the probable cause for the requested warrant and specify the person(s), place(s) and thing(s) to be tapped/monitored.Not to do

Are cop cars bulletproof?

The answer is actually YES... in a way. While Ford had it as an ‘option' its pretty much become a standard, while most dept, CAN OPT OUT in the building of the Interceptors, (BE IT THE SEDAN [ Taurus} or Utility [Explorer]) I here that its

Would a Tesla model S make a good Police car?

Probably not, or at least not now.A police car is, in many ways, just a power supply for a lot of electronics. A Tesla police car would have severely limited range because there's so much draw from the equipment. Since most police cars spend most of their time

Why are prison phone calls so expensive?

Because the phone companies pay the state for the privilege of providing phone calls to prisoners. What this means is that the families of prisoners are paying part of the cost of their loved ones being locked up. This is in effect an extremely regressive tax levied onmsome of the poorest people in the US.The

Why don't police departments buy Tesla P85D patrol cars?

The Tesla, while a wonderful car, would be an awful police car.Police want a lot of range.  Police want to refuel anywhere, quickly, and they don't want to waste time refueling.  Police spend a lot of time idling with all the electrics on, at traffic stops or

How do cops know if a car is stolen?

Running plate, or better the VIN number through DCI/NCIC. If you get a

What is the most unethical thing you've known a police officer to do?

That's a difficult question for me to answer without this explanation as to why: I don't believe in the theory that one bad act is more unethical than the next. In other words, I think ethics are black and white - there is no gray area, and there is never such

Would a Tesla model S make a good Police car?

Probably not, or at least not now.A police car is, in many ways, just a power supply for a lot of electronics. A Tesla police car would have severely limited range because there's so much draw from the equipment. Since most police cars spend most of their time

How to know if your cell phone is being tapped by police

Honestly? Maybe never. Unless, of course someone who is privy to this horrible thing lets on to you about it, ORRRR if a police officer or federal agent involved in this activity opens up about it, if it somehow bothers their conscience.In short: you won't know.A phone tap is hard

How do police track lost mobile phones?

There is no technical measure to track a lost mobile phone at the moment, even the police can not do that. I do have a solution but it could cause privacy issues, so the answer is NO, the police can not TRACK lost mobile phones.

How many cars reported stolen are, in fact, simply misplaced?

I go to a restaurant on Sunday for their specials.  I drive a car with a standard transmission.  One Sunday, I parked in my usual spot and went in to have my dinner.When I came out, my car was gone.  I figured that it had

As a police officer, what psychological tricks did you need to use on a suspect? What was the situation?

Played the heart strings to get what I supposedly wanted... it worked and it cost them $25,000 in fines.Running a rolling sting for the EPA to find shops that illegally certify vehicles that clearly should fail an emissions test... equipped with fake registration, and related paperwork, I acted like

Why are prison phone calls so expensive?

Because the phone companies pay the state for the privilege of providing phone calls to prisoners. What this means is that the families of prisoners are paying part of the cost of their loved ones being locked up. This is in effect an extremely regressive tax levied onmsome of the poorest people in the US.The

Do police ever target criminals to find a crime instead of investigating a crime to find a criminal?

All the time.Because I was a reasonably well known cocaine dealer in the 90′s and early 2000′s who never got caught, was friends with known meth users a few years ago, and used to be a national officer of a motorcycle club, I'm still subject to

Are amputees allowed prosthetics in prison?

In the USA.Yes, prosthetics may be allowed. The actual decision is on a case by case decision.During my years in prison I met many inmates in wheelchairs, some motorized. I did time with a young fellow that wore a prosthetic arm that had a split-hook.

Why don't police departments buy Tesla P85D patrol cars?

The Tesla, while a wonderful car, would be an awful police car.Police want a lot of range.  Police want to refuel anywhere, quickly, and they don't want to waste time refueling.  Police spend a lot of time idling with all the electrics on, at traffic stops or

How did people call the police when they got into an accident before cell phones?

Not related directly to accidents, but I remember when parking by the side of the road meant you had parked by the side of the road, but having your hood up meant you'd broken down.Car doesn't work, put up the hood ad wait for

How does 911 work when you call from your cell phone?

I assume you mean regarding treating where the call came from. It is more difficult than a landline where they can trace it to the exact address, but they are able to trace it through the cell phone towers that were used to connect the call which gives them

How can a police listen to calls from cell phones?

The only legal way they can listen in is the have to have a warrant and your service provider can give them that access.

How can police track us through our phone?

The last I heard, there were about 30 GPS satellites in orbit. Almost all modern cellphones automatically keep in constant contact with these satellites thru the carrier network or nearest cell tower. This Global Positioning System can pinpoint a cell phone's location anywhere on Earth, usually within a few meters accuracy.Not only

How do FBI track number to identify someones location?

I will hazard a guess that you mean phone numbers, specifically cellular telephone numbers and /or access from tablet, pads, etc.Look around and up: on the roofs to the tallest buildings around you you will see cellular towers; in parks and along parkways and highways, you may even see ones that are painted green and look like fake

How do FBI track number to identify someones location?

I will hazard a guess that you mean phone numbers, specifically cellular telephone numbers and /or access from tablet, pads, etc.Look around and up: on the roofs to the tallest buildings around you you will see cellular towers; in parks and along parkways and highways, you may even see ones that are painted green and look like fake

Do the police legally have the right to tap your phone based purely on suspicion?

Generally speaking, a warrant would be required for the police to "tap" your phone, although you do not need to be notified that it has been issued or that they are surveilling you.

Are cop cars bulletproof?

The answer is actually YES... in a way. While Ford had it as an ‘option' its pretty much become a standard, while most dept, CAN OPT OUT in the building of the Interceptors, (BE IT THE SEDAN [ Taurus} or Utility [Explorer]) I here that its

What would be the probable cause for the police to get a warrant to 'tap' someone's cell phone?

In order to get a wire on a Cell Phone number, all that is required is probable cause that the person is involved in illegal activity, and that the Government (Police) Can show that listening in on their Phone calls would help prove the criminal activity that one is involved in. However something

How can a police listen to calls from cell phones?

The only legal way they can listen in is the have to have a warrant and your service provider can give them that access.

Are cop cars bulletproof?

The answer is actually YES... in a way. While Ford had it as an ‘option' its pretty much become a standard, while most dept, CAN OPT OUT in the building of the Interceptors, (BE IT THE SEDAN [ Taurus} or Utility [Explorer]) I here that its

How do FBI track number to identify someones location?

I will hazard a guess that you mean phone numbers, specifically cellular telephone numbers and /or access from tablet, pads, etc.Look around and up: on the roofs to the tallest buildings around you you will see cellular towers; in parks and along parkways and highways, you may even see ones that are painted green and look like fake

How does 911 work when you call from your cell phone?

I assume you mean regarding treating where the call came from. It is more difficult than a landline where they can trace it to the exact address, but they are able to trace it through the cell phone towers that were used to connect the call which gives them

How can police track us through our phone?

The last I heard, there were about 30 GPS satellites in orbit. Almost all modern cellphones automatically keep in constant contact with these satellites thru the carrier network or nearest cell tower. This Global Positioning System can pinpoint a cell phone's location anywhere on Earth, usually within a few meters accuracy.Not only

What would be the probable cause for the police to get a warrant to 'tap' someone's cell phone?

In order to get a wire on a Cell Phone number, all that is required is probable cause that the person is involved in illegal activity, and that the Government (Police) Can show that listening in on their Phone calls would help prove the criminal activity that one is involved in. However something

How can a police listen to calls from cell phones?

The only legal way they can listen in is the have to have a warrant and your service provider can give them that access.

How does 911 work when you call from your cell phone?

I assume you mean regarding treating where the call came from. It is more difficult than a landline where they can trace it to the exact address, but they are able to trace it through the cell phone towers that were used to connect the call which gives them

Do the police legally have the right to tap your phone based purely on suspicion?

Generally speaking, a warrant would be required for the police to "tap" your phone, although you do not need to be notified that it has been issued or that they are surveilling you.

How do FBI track number to identify someones location?

I will hazard a guess that you mean phone numbers, specifically cellular telephone numbers and /or access from tablet, pads, etc.Look around and up: on the roofs to the tallest buildings around you you will see cellular towers; in parks and along parkways and highways, you may even see ones that are painted green and look like fake

Are cop cars bulletproof?

The answer is actually YES... in a way. While Ford had it as an ‘option' its pretty much become a standard, while most dept, CAN OPT OUT in the building of the Interceptors, (BE IT THE SEDAN [ Taurus} or Utility [Explorer]) I here that its

How did people call the police when they got into an accident before cell phones?

Not related directly to accidents, but I remember when parking by the side of the road meant you had parked by the side of the road, but having your hood up meant you'd broken down.Car doesn't work, put up the hood ad wait for

Are cop cars bulletproof?

The answer is actually YES... in a way. While Ford had it as an ‘option' its pretty much become a standard, while most dept, CAN OPT OUT in the building of the Interceptors, (BE IT THE SEDAN [ Taurus} or Utility [Explorer]) I here that its