In Arizona, what questions must I answer if arrested?


Aside from providing your name, you do not have to answer any questions if you are arrested by police officers in Arizona. Do not tell the police anything except your name. Anything else you say can be used against you in court. In addition, you should not volunteer any information. You can ask the police for a lawyer right away, and politely repeat this request to any officer that tries to talk to you or ask you questions.

Remember - before you answer any questions from police, you should always talk to an Arizona criminal defense attorney first!

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Jeremy Geigle, Jackson White PC | Attorney Advertising

Written by:


Jackson White PC on:

Readers' Choice 2017
Reporters on Deadline

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:

Sign up to create your digest using LinkedIn*

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.

Already signed up? Log in here

*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.