Your Rights against Search and Seizure on IL Public Transportation
If a police officer comes to your home to interview you, he or she may ask to enter and conduct a search.
Legally, you have the right to say no unless the officer has a search warrant or has reason to believe that you are harboring a suspect they are immediately pursuing. You can and should exercise this right, even if you feel that you have nothing to hide.
You have this right because law enforcement officers may [...]