Explain the “fruit-of-the-poisonous-tree” doctrine
This assignment will require you to conduct research. You can use the following resources: textbook, Internet or KU library database. You will need to find two quality references on police searches.Write an APA two-page paper that addresses the following topics:
- Summarize and identify your articles/research.
- Describe how to conduct a “Terry” search and list the legal justifications that allows a police officer to conduct such a search.
- Explain the “fruit-of-the-poisonous-tree” doctrine and how this can significantly hamper a police investigation.
- Create at least three recommendations on how police departments can improve their ability to conduct effective searches.