Criminal Justice/Report Writing

A criminal investigation cannot begin until one of three things is present; these include all of the following EXCEPT:




A. a crime must have occurred.


B. there must be a reasonable certainty that a crime has occurred.


C. the investigator must be reasonably sure a crime is going to occur.


D. law enforcement representatives are able to investigate anyone at any time for any reason

I think it's D, but not sure

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