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Do You Know Your Rights If You Are Stopped By The Police?

Police encounters of all kinds can evoke fear and anxiety, regardless of whether or not you’ve done anything illegal. As a Rhode Island criminal defense attorney with more than 25 years of experience, it is safe for me to say that most people don’t know how to handle themselves during a police encounter. They know they have constitutional rights, but what are they? Being educated on your rights is more important than ever these days, which is why Sheeley Law is providing you the following information and tips: