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Response to byeya (Reply #4)

Fri Nov 30, 2012, 10:26 AM

7. The courts have held that the police have no particular obligation to protect.

 

The only people that the police have an obligation to protect are people in their custody.

Otherwise, it is just "best effort". The police cannot be held liable for failing to protect you if you are not in their custody.

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