||Means the ability to definitively correlate an individual’s actions, or other circumstances associated with an individual, with a legitimate motivation for initiating a law enforcement contact.
|CAD or Computer Aided Dispatch:
||Encompasses the entire computerized system utilized by the Communications Section in the collection and preservation of data
||Means any person(s) detained as a result of law enforcement contact for the purpose of a criminal investigation, regardless of the level (misdemeanor or felony), in which the individual is not under arrest.
|MDC or Mobile Data Computer:
||Refers to the authorized onboard computer system utilized by field deputies to electronically receive and transmit data to and from the Communications Section.
|Law Enforcement Contact:
||Includes, but not limited to:
- Pedestrian stop,
- Motor Vehicle stop,
- Field interrogation.
||Means the act of selecting or targeting a person(s) for law enforcement contact based exclusively on the individual's race, ethnicity, or national origin and not upon reasonable suspicion sufficient to justify law enforcement initiated action or contact. |
||Means a reasonable belief, based either upon a Deputy=s personal observations or upon reliably reported or communicated information, that a person has committed, is committing, or is about to commit a crime.
||Means an interaction between a Deputy and an individual who is being detained for the purpose of a criminal investigation, regardless of the level (misdemeanor or felony), in which the individual is not under arrest.