Can a city police officer come into your home unannounced if someone calls 911 and reports a burglary?

Asked on September 3, 2013 under Criminal Law, West Virginia

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Tricia Dwyer / Tricia Dwyer Esq & Associates PLLC

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Hello. In certain circumstances, it would be appropriate for an officer to enter a residence. Do contact a private attorney licensed in your state regarding your particular legal needs. (My law firm is Minnesota based.) This website provides general information and general principles of law and does not provide private legal advice. Some attorneys are available seven days for emergency legal needs. Many attorneys will confer initially at no charge. Then, if legal work is performed, some attorneys will provide a reduced fee for financial hardship. Some attorneys may also assist you in limited scope manner to conserve legal costs. All the best.

 

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