Blog Posts Tagged "police"
What should I do if the police pull me over and search my car?If you know that a police officer is trying to pull you over, you should immediately find the safest place you can to pull over. Make sure it is well lit and it is in a safe area. But you should definitely pull over and definitely comply with the officer's instructions. You don't necessarily have to let the officer search your vehicle. You can exercise your right and not give consent to let them search.… Read more
What should I do if I am contacted by the police?You should respectfully tell the police that you would like to speak with an attorney before you talk with them. After that, contact an attorney as soon as possible. If you don’t, the consequences can be extremely serious and saying something wrong can result in a lot of trouble. Oftentimes when an officer is making a phone call to someone about a situation, the officer already thinks this officer… Read more
Matt Horak is Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 2014
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