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West Palm Beach Attorney | 4 Things You Should Never Say to a Cop

You never know how you’re going to react in a certain situation until it happens to you. When having an interaction with a cop, there are a few things that can dig you into a deeper. So, be sure to never say these things to a cop and, instead, call our West Palm Beach attorney:


You have the right to remain silent. And in most cases, this is your best bet. This doesn’t mean to ignore all questions. You still need to provide your name and identification. But, if any specifics about the situation that could potentially be incriminating come up, the less you say, the better.

That They Can Search

There are only a few situations that the police should be searching any of your property. This includes if they have probable cause (ex. they see evidence through a window), there is reasonable suspicion or a search warrant for a particular area. You should not invite a cop to search your property. And, if they do so without consent, this evidence may not be used in court.

Why do I need a West Palm Beach attorney?

An Admission

If you’re in a suspicious situation, do not admit to anything. This is the time to request to speak to a lawyer and then remain silent. This will ultimately provide you the most protection possible.

A Lie

Less is more. Do not lie to a police officer because it can and will be used against you in court. Even if it is a “white lie,” this can say more about your character, if not anything else.

Are You in Need of a West Palm Beach Attorney?

If you’ve found yourself in a sticky situation, do not hesitate to contact our West Palm Beach attorney. At David Olson Law, we’re well-versed in an array of verticals. So, if you’re in need of help, contact us today.

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