Q: can law enforement keep your under survellance based on false accusations of criminal activity
A: Can they watch what you are doing in public? Yes, that is not something that requires a warrant. They could not search your property without a warrant. They cannot put a tracking device on your car without a warrant. They cannot listen to your phone calls without a warrant. But surveillance does not require a warrant and I don't see that there is necessarily an issue here, but that depends on what kind of surveillance is occurring.
A: Yes, law enforement can.keep your under survellance based on false accusations of criminal activity. There are activities that would require more than accusations. Most people would love a greater police presence in their neighborhood due to catalytic converter theft, speeding and package theft.
A: Law enforcement can watch (surveillance) in all the ways the public lawfully can. Plus, they can do things the public cannot, such as seek a search warrant. or an peace officer arrest. But for those, they could be required (by a defense attorney) to show justify those actions at some point, to a judge The question of false accusations is a seapartate one, since law enforcement officers often don't know accusations are false until later. If police are investigating, it may be a good idea to have a conversation with a criminal defense attorney on the phone.
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