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A peace officer or duly authorized agent of the City of Phoenix Police Department may stop and detain a person as is reasonably necessary to investigate an actual or suspected violation of any civil traffic offense and to serve a copy of the traffic complaint for any alleged civil or criminal violation of the Phoenix City Code pertaining to the regulation and control of a motor vehicle, a bicycle, an electric standup scooter, or a pedestrian. (Ord. No. G-2597, § 1; Ord. No. G-6602, 2019)

State law reference—Similar provisions, A.R.S. § 28-1594.

1Code reviser’s note—Ordinance No. G-6602 sunsets on July 26, 2020. Ordinance No. G-6676 extends the sunset date to January 26, 2021.