You arrive at the police station. A detective asks for permission to speak with your child. Your answer must be, “No.” Don’t ever consent to juvenile interrogation.
right to remain silent
When getting arrested in NYC: 1) always demand a lawyer, 2) never speak with police, 3) don’t consent to anything, 4) don’t resist arrest, 5) voluntarily surrender, but leave your phone at home, and 6) arrange to post cash bail at your arraignment.
Tell the truth. Tell a lie. Say a little or a lot. Innocent, guilty, or somewhere in between. It doesn’t matter. Police will arrest you no matter what you say. …