The police are legally required to identify themselves -- you are not - Why is the opposite the reality?

You are not required to identify yourself -- or carry ID - or show it to anyone Unless you have been charged with an offense -- or there is probable cause you just did --- The police on the other hand -- are required by law to identify themselves - Their badge number their staff Sgt their rank their name... show more You are not required to identify yourself -- or carry ID - or show it to anyone

Unless you have been charged with an offense -- or there is probable cause you just did ---

The police on the other hand -- are required by law to identify themselves - Their badge number their staff Sgt their rank their name --- all of it is required of them at the request of the public

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The opposite if often true

When police illegally refuse to identify themselves --- not much happens -- there is no consequence

When a member of the public refuses they are often arrested interrogated beaten up or the target of harassment as a result

When one group legally required to identify themselves refuses there is no consequence

When members of another group that have no legal resposibility to identify themselves refuse --- they are often punished severely for refusing to volunteer their rights away

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How can this problem be addressed ?

How should this be solved ?
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Update 2: Well apparently Canadians really do have more rights than Americans -- wow -

OK -- never mind you lost all your rights -- the question does not apply to you
Update 3: Well apparently Canadians really do have more rights than Americans -- wow -

OK -- never mind you lost all your rights -- the question does not apply to you
Update 4: Well apparently Canadians really do have more rights than Americans -- wow -

OK -- never mind you lost all your rights -- the question does not apply to you
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