Tagged with animal control

Even in ’97,Quasi-law enforcement a Problem by Humane Groups…

A state law more than 80 years old (!) allows animal welfare groups to appoint humane officers who have the power to wear law enforcement-style uniforms and badges, and conduct criminal investigations with minimal oversight. That invites abuse, said Henry Rossbacher, a former U. S. attorney in Los Angeles who has filed a $5-million lawsuit against local Humane Society officers for their … Continue reading

DOG OWNER DEFENSE AT HOME AND AWAY

One of the worst actions by  pet owners is that many  allow animal control officers inside their homes voluntarily.  In general, unless there are exigent circumstances, or the animal control already has a warrant (unlikely), it is in your best interest to immediately call an attorney rather than to allow officers inside your home. For example, … Continue reading