What I Should and Shouldn’t Do if Arrested

Chaos ensues when someone is arrested. Sometimes, the person is neglectful of what they should and should not do or say because they are stressed and not thinking clearly. They need to cooperate with the police, but at the same time, they need to protect themselves as much as possible. Just because someone is arrested does not mean they have no rights. A person is innocent until proven guilty, and they have rights no matter what.

Upon an arrest, here are some things the person should consider for their benefit:

Remain silent – This is the defendant’s right to refuse further questioning from the police until their lawyer arrives.
Get a lawyer – Defendants have the right to a lawyer to help fight their case in court and represent them...