Searches performed by government officials without warrants are per se unreasonable under the Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution
subject to a ‘few specifically established and well-delineated exceptions.’ Katz v. U.S.
, 389 U.S. 347, 357 (1967). A search without a warrant requires the State to prove an exception to the warrant requirement applicable at the time of the search. White v. State
, 772 N.E.2d 408, 411 (Ind.2002). In light of these restrictions on warrantless searches, there were two questions presented in this case: