8 Situations?

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8 Situations?

by: Helper on
Sat Dec 18, 2010 1:11 pm

I was recently speaking to an OPP police officer regarding speeding and radar. He stated, that during training, officers are told that there are 8 situations where radar should not be used! Does anyone know what these 8 situations are? I didn't have a chance to finished my conversation with him regarding this.




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by: hwybear on
Sun Dec 19, 2010 7:34 am

Simon Borys wrote:Never heard of such a list during any of my training...
ditto
- it was could be safety situations discussed why not to chase down a speeder (ie: I won't turn around on a blind hill), but nothing to do with radar itself
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by: Radar Identified on
Wed Dec 22, 2010 5:10 pm

Could also be things that we already know of, like:

- Device wasn't tested prior to the stop
- No tracking history of the vehicle
- Radar device failed the test(s)
- Multiple targets in close proximity going toward/away (radar only, not lidar)
- Gross mismatch between officer observed speed and radar reading
Etc...
Don't know for sure...
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