Originally Posted by MotoTex
Most perform their duties based on what they were taught years ago and what they feel is appropriate, rather than what the actual letter of the law dictates.
So you want every LEO to strictly follows the laws? No more, no less?
Be careful with that. I know that inventing a law that doesn't exist is one thing and giving someone a break about a real law if the situation allows it is another
. But if you/we really ask the cops to apply the laws by the book, we better don't whine if we get ticketed for "speeding" at 61mph in a 60mph zone.