Berke cops reject constitutional rule to Mirandize all arrestees

print Chattanooga police department in its policy for traffic stops omits a significant element of public protection against arbitrary state power and poisons relations between the Mayor Andy Berke administration and members of the public, especially those traveling on the public right-of-way. And that significant element is the legal warning police are required to give to everyone they arrest. The relationship between the people and the police is corroded by craft and subtlety of officers who put people under arrest without the citizens’ being explicitly notified of the fact. By David Tulis / Noogaradio 92.7 FM 95.3 FM HD4 The … Continue reading Berke cops reject constitutional rule to Mirandize all arrestees