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Which Police Questions Do I Have to Answer

Speaking with the Police. Which police questions do I have to answer? One of the main techniques that Police in South Australia use to investigate criminal and traffic offences is questioning. It can be very intimidating being asked questions by the Police, especially if you are unfamiliar with Police procedures and Criminal Law. Police can… Read more »

It Is a Good Thing to Follow the First Law of Holes: If You Are in One, Stop Digging

This is good advice used often by Denis Healey, 1970’s UK Defence Secretary and Chancellor of the Exchequer. It is particularly good advice if you are questioned by police.  There are many ways to encourage you to make statements against your interest. Remember you have the right to remain silent. Your first instinct may be to describe… Read more »

Help I have been arrested. 24 hr Legal Advice

In Police Custody? Call Williams’ 24 Hour Legal Advice Service How you act, and the decisions you make in the hours leading up to and following your arrest can have drastic implications for your matter if/when it reaches the Courts. Given the above, it is essential that you obtain legal advice as soon as possible… Read more »

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