Written by attorney Michael E. Cirigliano

Arrest to Arraignment Process in New York

If you or a loved one has ever been placed under arrest, you know that it is a scary process. Here is a step-by-step guide to get you safely home from police custody. The most important thing is to stay calm and be respectful.

Additional resources provided by the author

Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution; Fifth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution; People v. De Bour 40 N.Y.2d 210 (1976); Criminal Procedure Law.

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