Joliet criminal defense lawyer, arrested in Joliet,  police arrests, unlawful arrest, Illinois criminal caseNo one likes being arrested—not in Joliet and not anywhere else in the country. It can be an upsetting and frightening experience for you and for any family or friends who witness a police officer placing cuffs on you.

In light of recent police arrests across the country that have resulted in serious injury or death to the suspect being arrested, you may wonder what you should and should not do in such a situation.

Tips for a “Successful” Arrest Encounter

For suspects and those accused of a crime, a “successful” arrest is one in which you survive and do not further incriminate yourself. This can be accomplished by following these tips:

When Should I Call My Criminal Defense Lawyer?

Following your arrest, contact your passionate Joliet criminal defense lawyer at the Reeder & Brown, P.C. as soon as possible. We will take swift action to help secure your release and will fight aggressively against any unlawful or unethical police tactics that occurred during your arrest. Contact Reeder & Brown, P.C. by phone at 815-582-4990, or by completing the firm’s online contact form, and get knowledgeable and committed help with your criminal charges.