Information on Specific Legal Issues:

The information provided in this website is not meant to be construed as legal advice but is merely presented as a public service and for information purposes only.  If you are in need of legal advice or representation you should contact the firm of Payson & Gattone.

What to Do When Stopped by the Police

You should give the police your name and identifying information such as your date of birth.  Beyond that, you are under no obligation to answer their questions.  It is your constitutional right to refuse to answer questions.  Invoke your rights!

On occasion you may be pulled over by a law enforcement officer.  In this situation please remember the following: