I was pulled over 2 nights ago in Clairton PA by a city police officer who just happened to recognize the car I was driving from a previous traffic stop when he worked for a different police department. He gave me no reason or explanation as to why I was stopped, except he seen the car. But the plates and registration come back to my parents who are legally liscensed and insured operators, it was 130a.m and pitch dark outside, the car is also black. there is no way he could of seen inside of the car to 100% identify who I was prior to stopping me and there was no other reason or traffic violation made to substantiate a traffic stop, I was sitting at a red light stopped with my turn signal waiting for the green light when he put on his lights. Is it a legal traffic stop even tho he couldn't identify me and he just assumed it was me?
You were driving without a license. You knew you couldn't drive but do it anyway because you didn't care. The officer recognized you and knew your license was suspended or revoked. That's the end of the story. He had a valid reason to stop, it's called probable cause. You can argue all you want that it was dark so he couldn't see but its not going to get you anywhere. What will help is if you stop driving while your license is suspended so you can finally get it restored.
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