What You Need to Do If You Have Been Arrested

Written by Legal Magazine on February 26th, 2018. Posted in Adopting a child, Adoption attorney, Child custody law


If you have been arrested, the experience can be terrifying. People do not expect to start the day at home and end the day in jail. There are things that you need to do if you find yourself in this position. From finding the right defense lawyer to getting yourself out of jail as soon as you can, here are some things you need to do if you have been arrested.

  1. Be careful when you see the judge. One of the first things that happens after you have been arrested and booked into the jail is that you will go before a judge. They will look at the evidence from the police report and decide what kind of bond they will set. This is not the time to talk about the details of your case. Not only does this judge not care about your side of the story but you can damage your case moving forward. The only thing they n