Guilty Until Proven Innocent
This is the "criminal process" webpage, which I wrote after seeing
prisoners pressured into confessing to crimes they didn't commit. As mentioned
in the article, if both a crime and a suspect are identified, confessions
(coerced or otherwise) should be unnecessary.
until proven innocent."
- - the importance of never entering a
"guilty" plea when one is innocent
- The Criminal Justice
- - Avoid being Nifonged
- Police Stops
(including "Terry stops")
- - Police stops (sometimes called "Terry stops" in the US) are a type of arrest. What not to do during a police stop.
- Impaired driving stops
- - Also police stops, but issues peculiar to impaired driving stops (DUI, DWI) and probable cause
- - "investigations", "interrogations", "questioning" and "investagative vs. accusative"
Comments about this site: email me
first posted 10 Nov 02; Last revised 29 Apr 18. ~~ This page copyright 2002, Stan Protigal