Originally Posted by justbob
But that is not any different then using any violation to make a stop. You can follow someone for a very short time and find a reason to do a traffic stop...I roll down front and back windows when I am stopped so the officer can see in. Courtesy to him and shows him I 'm not a threat ....Most officers will recognize what you did and it might buy you some good will.
I get it and I'm not debating the safety value to the cops at all. What I am saying is that they use that specifically to look for other violations. That's why I said they are anal about it.