N.M. cops can't arrest for 'refusing to obey'


New APD policy says 'refusing to obey' not enough

By T.J. Wilham
Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE — Albuquerque police officers are being told they'd better have a good reason when they arrest someone for "refusing to obey."

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