Recent Examples on the WebThe affiant is identified as a violent crimes detective with the Santa Fe County Sheriff's Department.
NBC News, 17 Dec. 2021 Based on the information/observations set forth in paragraph 22 ad 24, affiant believes that the target may utilize said firearm against law enforcement during the execution of the warrant.
Bruce Vielmetti, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 11 July 2019
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