[General] don't want to be too sure

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Hello,

I was hoping if someone could explain the meaning of "We don't want to be too sure."

A: We have not seen any police tonight and don't want to be too sure about that, so let's get out of here quickly.

Thank you for your consideration and help.
 

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Context? Source and author?
 

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It's not possible to understand the sentence without more context.
 
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I am sorry, I should have provided the context before.
A: I want to race tonight and finish it before cops shows up. You generally don't find cops in this part of the town.
B: We have not seen any cops yet, but we don't want to be too sure of that.

Again, I apologize for not giving the context before.
 

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You've provided the context, but could you also tell us the source please?
 

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It probably means We can't be certain the police will not come.
 
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I heard it on a tv show called Street Outlaws.
I tried to look it up on fraze.it, but it showed only 2 results for don't want to be too sure.
Thank you all for your help
 
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