Best citizen tactic: give Miranda warning to yourself, attorney says

print A gracious member of the bar takes time today to straighten us out on the uncertainties of arrests, custodial arrests and Miranda warnings. His name is John Wysong, an attorney with local connections who posts two comments on Facebook about my latest review of Chattanooga police activity. His best advice to members of the public is that they should do nothing to “make a statement to authorities, talk to police, assist police in any way shape or form in an investigation of themselves, or what could turn into an investigation of themselves.” You should, he implies, Mirandize yourself, obviating the … Continue reading Best citizen tactic: give Miranda warning to yourself, attorney says