What to do if you’re contacted by the police in your home On Behalf of Kirsch Daskas Law Group | Mar 31, 2022 | Criminal Defense If the police knock and ask to enter your home, you don’t have to admit them unless they have a warrant signed by a judge. However, in some emergency situations (like when a person […]
What to do if you’re arrested or taken to a police station On Behalf of Kirsch Daskas Law Group | Mar 24, 2022 | Criminal Defense You have the right to remain silent and to talk to a lawyer before you talk to the police. Tell the police nothing except your name and address. Don’t give any explanations, excuses, or
What to do if you’re stopped in your car On Behalf of Kirsch Daskas Law Group | Mar 17, 2022 | Criminal Defense Upon request show your them your driver’s license, registration, and proof of insurance. In certain cases, your car can be searched without a warrant as long the police have probable cause. To protect yourself later you should
What to do if you’re stopped for questioning On Behalf of Kirsch Daskas Law Group | Mar 10, 2022 | Criminal Defense It is not a crime to refuse to answer questions but refusing can make police suspicious of you. Police may “pat down” your clothing if they suspect a concealed weapon. Do not physically resist but make it clear
Can social media hurt your criminal case? On Behalf of Kirsch Daskas Law Group | Mar 9, 2022 | Criminal Defense At one point, social media was a novel idea that was just taking off. Social media is now a routine form of communication, with billions of people using it across the globe. The problem with social media is that
What to do if you’re stopped by the police On Behalf of Kirsch Daskas Law Group | Mar 3, 2022 | Criminal Defense THINK CAREFULLY about your words movement body language and emotions. Don’t get into an argument with police. Remember anything you say or do can used against you. KEEP YOUR HANDS the police can see them. DON’T RUN.