2 tips for questioning subjects during traffic stops
As we’ve discussed before, major busts can come from even the lowest-level traffic violation stops if — repeat, IF — the officer making the stop is motivated, creative, and laser focused on spotting key indicators that could flag a much bigger crime than speeding. Here are a couple of quick things to keep in mind during your next conversation with a stopped driver or his passengers.
1.) The Information Dump
This is where you ask a short, simple question that should yield a short, simple answer but instead you get flooded with information. It could go something like this: