Knoxville, TN asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Criminal Law for Tennessee

Q: The police keep showing up at my home without a warrant claiming to be looking for people. Can I file a lawsuit

They keep showing up numerous times a week without a warrant searching my home and harrassing myself and company. I was nice enough to let them search the first few times they came but now they keep coming 2-3 times a week claiming they don't need a warrant cuz of an anonymous call and cuz the person they are looking for has warrants and I Kno this isnt true, unless the homeowner has given permission the must present a search warrant

1 Lawyer Answer
Mr. Kent Thomas Jones Esq.
Mr. Kent Thomas Jones Esq.
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Cleveland, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: It sounds like an abuse of power on their part. You should consult with a local defense attorney.

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