Police Jurisdiction?

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Police jurisdiction is the area in which a police department has authority. Each city or department has their own jurisdiction and does not have authority to do anything outside of it.
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When applied to law enforcement agencies it means the geographical area over which the government they work for has legal authority. (e.g. New York City PD cannot police in Albany
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A police officer only has jurisdiction within his city limits. Exceptions
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Most towns or cities have jurisdiction in all neighboring towns. Most can go into whatever town their town shares a boundary with. So if Town A shares a boundary with town B then
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It's set up with 2,500 acres of tidelands spread out through five (San Diego Unified Port District) member cities (San Diego, National City, Chula Vista, Imperial Beach and Coronado
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